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A recording barometer.

bar′o·graph′ic adj.
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(ˈbærəˌɡrɑːf; -ˌɡræf)
(General Physics) meteorol a self-recording aneroid barometer
barographic adj
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(ˈbær əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf)

a self-recording barometer.
bar`o•graph′ic (-ˈgræf ɪk) adj.
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a barometer which automatically records, on a rotating cylinder, any variation in atmospheric pressure; a self-recording aneroid.
See also: Atmosphere, Weather
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.barograph - a recording barometerbarograph - a recording barometer; automatically records on paper the variations in atmospheric pressure
barometer - an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure
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