OmbrometerOm*brom"e*ter\, n. [Gr. ? rain + -meter: cf. F. ombrom['e]tre.] (Meteorol.) An instrument for measuring the rain that falls; a rain gauge.
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
|an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.|
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