Meaning of “atmospheric pressure” in the English Dictionary

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"atmospheric pressure" in British English

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atmospheric pressurenoun [ U ]

uk /æt.məsˌfer.ɪk ˈpreʃ.ər/ us /æt.məsˌfer.ɪk ˈpreʃ.ɚ/ specialized

the force with which the atmosphere presses down on the surface of the earth

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

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