What does aneroid mean?

aneroid meaning in General Dictionary

An aneroid barometer

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  • Containing no fluid stated of a type of barometer
  • containing no fluid or actuated without using liquid
  • a barometer that steps force without using fluids
  • Containing no fluid; -- stated of some sort of barometer.
  • An aneroid barometer.

aneroid - German to English

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aneroid meaning in General Dictionary

(a.) Containing no liquid; -- said of some sort of barometer.

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  • (n.) An aneroid barometer.

Sentence Examples with the word aneroid

The orifice which is usually placed to the ear was enlarged and closed by a corrugated plate like that of an aneroid barometer, and the motion of this plate was indicated by means of a mirror which had one edge fixed, while the other was attached to a style fixed to the centre of the plate.

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