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See definition of anemometer on Dictionary.com
  • as inweather station
  • as inweather vane
  • as inwind gauge

synonyms for anemometer

  • barometer
  • weather bureau
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How to use anemometer in a sentence

Now, pole-mounted anemometers measuring wind speed transmit live wind measurements to licensed meteorologists who track when the environment may be unsafe.
THE MACY’S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE HAS ONE STAR THAT ALWAYS RISES TO THE TOPERIK OLSENNOVEMBER 25, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
This oil was used to lubricate the anemometer and other instruments exposed outside.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
He was also busied with the anemometer, which had broken down and needed a strong start for its second year of usefulness.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Anemometer, a-ne-mom′et-ėr, n. an instrument for measuring the velocity or pressure of the wind.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 1 OF 4: A-D)VARIOUS
The velocity of the wind was ascertained by an anemometer of the best London make.
ARTIFICIAL AND NATURAL FLIGHTHIRAM S. MAXIM
Very early in his investigations Langley thought he received through watching the anemometer a clue to the mystery of flight.
AN INTRODUCTION TO THE HISTORY OF SCIENCEWALTER LIBBY
This anemometer should be fixed in an exposed situation, as high above ground as may be convenient for reading.
A TREATISE ON METEOROLOGICAL INSTRUMENTSHENRY NEGRETTI
The wind whirled the vanes round like the cups of an anemometer, and thus kept the birds away from the zone of danger.
MAKERS OF ELECTRICITYBROTHER POTAMIAN
The watch, anemometer and revolution counter were all automatically started and stopped simultaneously.
THE EARLY HISTORY OF THE AIRPLANEORVILLE WRIGHT
The anemometer house, which is shown in our illustration, is connected with the main house by a tunnel.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 647, MAY 26, 1888VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ANEMOMETER

  • anemometer
  • barometer
  • weather bureau
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