Meaning of ANEMOMETER in English

ANEMOMETER

/ ˌænɪˈmɒmɪtə(r); NAmE -ˈmɑːm-/ (also ˈwind gauge ) noun

an instrument for measuring the speed of the wind or of a current of gas

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WORD ORIGIN

early 18th cent.: from Greek anemos wind + -meter (see meter ).

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