barometer

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See also: Barometer and barométer

English[edit]

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A barometer.

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάρος(báros, weight) +‎ -meter.

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Noun[edit]

barometer ‎(plural barometers)

  1. An instrument for measuring atmospheric pressure.
  2. Anything used as a gauge or indicator.
    • 1916. Michigan Law Review, Vol. 14, No. 8 (Jun., 1916), pp. 661-665 [1]:
      "An election is not necessarily an accurate barometer of public opinion. There are other ways in which it makes itself felt, through the press, the forum, discussion, and through every other type of communication."

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Danish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάρος(báros, weight) +‎ -meter.

Noun[edit]

barometer n ‎(definite singular barometeret or barometret, indefinite plural barometre, definite plural barometrene)

  1. a barometer

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Dutch[edit]

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Noun[edit]

barometer m ‎(plural barometers, diminutive barometertje n)

  1. (meteorology) barometer

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάρος(báros, weight) +‎ -meter.

Noun[edit]

barometer n ‎(definite singular barometeret or barometret, indefinite plural barometer or barometre, definite plural barometra or barometrene)

  1. a barometer

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek βάρος(báros, weight) +‎ -meter.

Noun[edit]

barometer n ‎(definite singular barometeret, indefinite plural barometer, definite plural barometera)

  1. a barometer

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Swedish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

barometer c

  1. (meteorology) barometer

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