torr

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English[edit]

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Named for Evangelista Torricelli, an Italian physicist

Noun[edit]

torr (plural torrs)

  1. A unit of pressure that is equal to approximately 0.001316 atmospheres or 133.3 pascals.

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Czech[edit]

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torr m

  1. torr (unit of pressure)

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Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Named for Evangelista Torricelli, an Italian physicist

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torr n (genitive singular tors, plural torr)

  1. torr, approximately 1.316·10-3 atmosphere or 133.3 pascals.

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n9 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative torr torrið torr torrini
Accusative torr torrið torr torrini
Dative torri torrinum torrum torrunum
Genitive tors torsins torra torranna

Italian[edit]

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torr m (invariable)

  1. (meteorology) torr (unit of pressure)

Lombard[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin turris, turrem, from Ancient Greek τύρρις (túrrhis), τύρσις (túrsis).

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torr ?

  1. tower

Old English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin turris.

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torr m

  1. tower

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: torr

Noun[edit]

torr m (plural torrs)

  1. torr (unit of pressure)

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse þurr, from Proto-Germanic *þursuz, from Proto-Indo-European *térsus, from *ters- (dry).

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torr (comparative torrare, superlative torrast)

  1. dry
  2. boring and unexciting

Declension[edit]

Inflection of torr
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular torr torrare torrast
Neuter singular torrt torrare torrast
Plural torra torrare torrast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 torre torrare torraste
All torra torrare torraste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

Noun[edit]

torr ?

  1. torr; a unit of pressure

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