Adjective "barometric" definition and examples

Pronunciation

/barəˈmɛtrɪk/

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Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'The anticipated temperature (in Fahrenheit and well as Celsius), rainfall, windspeed, barometric pressure and cloud cover are given, among other parameters.'
  2. 'Well, for those of you who think we need a barometric reading on how Kerry reacts under pressure, now might be a better time than later, if you know what I mean.'

Definitions

1. Meteorology. any instrument that measures atmospheric pressure.Compare aneroid barometer, mercury barometer.

2. anything that indicates changes.

More examples(as adjective)

"triggers can be barometric."

"sensitivities can be barometric."

Origin

(barometer)