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plu·vi·om·e·ter

 (plo͞o′vē-ŏm′ĭ-tər)
[Probably from French pluviomètre : Latin pluvia, rain; see pluvious + -mètre, -meter.]

plu′vi·o·met′ric (-ə-mĕt′rĭk), plu′vi·o·met′ri·cal (-rĭ-kəl) adj.
plu′vi·o·met′ri·cal·ly adv.
plu′vi·om′e·try n.

pluviometer

(ˌpluːvɪˈɒmɪtə)
n
(Physical Geography) an obsolete word for rain gauge
pluviometric, ˌpluvioˈmetrical adj
ˌpluvioˈmetrically adv
ˌpluviˈometry n
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Noun1.pluviometer - gauge consisting of an instrument to measure the quantity of precipitationpluviometer - gauge consisting of an instrument to measure the quantity of precipitation
gauge, gage - a measuring instrument for measuring and indicating a quantity such as the thickness of wire or the amount of rain etc.
Translations

pluviometer

[ˌpluːvɪˈɒmɪtəʳ] Npluviómetro m

pluviometer

nRegen- or Niederschlagsmesser m, → Pluviometer nt
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Fetzara Lake is a seasonal lagoon situated in a climatic zone with big pluviometric variability.
2003), but both of these traps have the disadvantage of not being able to record pluviometric values.
For example, extensive areas were deforested and the areas in slope have been cultivated; the effect of this "modern" reason consisted of catastrophic floods and changes within the pluviometric regime.