anemoscope


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anemoscope

(əˈnɛməˌskəʊp)
n
(Physical Geography) meteorol any device that shows the presence and direction of a wind

anemoscope

an instrument for recording the direction of the wind.
See also: Instruments, Wind
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Each Signal Corps meteorological station was manned by three Soldiers, led by a sergeant and equipped with a barometer, thermometer, hygrometer, anemometer, anemoscope (wind vane) and pluviometer (rain gauge).
Pope Gregory's commitment to calendrical reform is often attributed to the Tower of the Winds, an upper-story chamber in the Vatican Palace, and to Danti, who designed the allegorical murals of the four winds on the room's four walls, installed its anemoscope (a mechanical indicator of wind direction), and turned the salon into an observatory with a floor meridian for calendrical observations of the Sun.