Meaning of BAROMETER in English

BAROMETER

— barometric /bar'euh me"trik/ , barometrical , adj. — barometrically , adv.

/beuh rom"i teuhr/ , n.

1. Meteorol. any instrument that measures atmospheric pressure. Cf. aneroid barometer, mercury barometer .

2. anything that indicates changes.

[ 1655-65; BARO- + -METER ]

Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary.      Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House .