barostat

World English Dictionary
barostat (ˈbærəʊˌstæt)
 
n
a device for maintaining constant pressure, such as one used in an aircraft cabin

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Medical Dictionary

barostat bar·o·stat (bār'ə-stāt')
n.
A pressure-regulating device or structure, such as a baroreceptor.

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