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decibar

[des-uh-bahr] /ˈdɛs əˌbɑr/
noun, Physics.
1.
a centimeter-gram-second unit of pressure, equal to 1/10 bar or 100,000 dynes per square centimeter.
Origin of decibar
1905-1910
1905-10; deci- + bar3
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