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barometric pressurenoun [U]

/ˌbær.əʊ.met.rɪk ˈpreʃ.ər/  us   /ˌber.oʊ.met.rɪk ˈpreʃ.ɚ/
the ​amount of ​force at any ​point on the earth's ​surfacecaused by the ​weight of the ​air
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barometric pressurenoun [U]

 us   /ˌbeər·əˈme·trɪk ˈpreʃ·ər, ˌbær-/
earth science the ​amount of ​force at any ​point on the earth's ​surface caused by the ​weight of the ​air
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