Meaning of “aneroid barometer” in the English Dictionary

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"aneroid barometer" in British English

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aneroid barometernoun [ C ]

uk /ˌæn.ə.rɔɪd bəˈrɒm.ɪ.tər/ us /ˌæn.ə.rɔɪd bəˈrɑː.mə.t̬ɚ/

a piece of equipment that uses a small box whose shape can change in order to measure air pressure and show when the weather is likely to change

(Definition of “aneroid barometer” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)