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orometer

[aw-rom-i-ter, oh-rom-] /ɔˈrɒm ɪ tər, oʊˈrɒm-/
noun
1.
an aneroid barometer with a scale giving elevations above sea level, used to determine land-surface altitudes.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80; oro-1 + -meter
Related forms
orometric, adjective
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orometer

/ɒˈrɒmɪtə/
noun
1.
an aneroid barometer with an altitude scale
Word Origin
C19: from oro-1 (mountain, altitude) + -meter
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