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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 ​smallbox whose ​shape can ​change in ​order to ​measureairpressure and show when the ​weather is ​likely to ​change
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