Baroscope

Bar"o*scope

(br"*skp), n. [Gr. ba`ros weight + -scope: cf. F. baroscope.] Any instrument showing the changes in the weight of the atmosphere; also, less appropriately, any instrument that indicates or foreshadows changes of the weather, as a deep vial of liquid holding in suspension some substance which rises and falls with atmospheric changes.
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Bar`o*scop"ic

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Bar`o*scop"ic*al

(), } a. Pertaining to, or determined by, the baroscope.
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