baro-


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baro-

or bar-
pref.
Weight; pressure: barometer.

[From Greek baros, weight; see gwerə- in Indo-European roots.]

baro-

combining form
indicating weight or pressure: barometer.
[from Greek baros weight; related to Latin gravis heavy]

baro-

a combining form meaning “pressure”: barograph.
[comb. form of Greek báros weight]
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