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If that pattern holds true in 2022, the 2020 presidential results are probably not the best barometer of the partisanship of these states.
WHAT ALL THOSE GOP RETIREMENTS MEAN FOR THE 2022 SENATE MAPNATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)JANUARY 25, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Let’s start by saying Rivers is certainly in the Hall of Fame conversation, particularly as it pertains to a common barometer.
SORRY, BUT PHILIP RIVERS IS NOT A HALL OF FAME QUARTERBACKNEIL GREENBERGJANUARY 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Add to that topographical maps, maps of over 2,000 ski resorts, multiple global positioning systems, a compass, a barometer and a gyroscope, and you’re ready to go anywhere.
THE BEST GADGETS TO TRACK YOUR FITNESSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Launched in 1969, the Hang Seng index is the barometer of Hong Kong’s stock market, made up of the city’s largest and most liquid companies.
HONG KONG’S HANG SENG INDEX IS CATCHING ALL OF CHINA’S FAANGSMARY HUIDECEMBER 2, 2020QUARTZ
All together, the watch uses its sensors—the barometer, accelerometer, and GPS—to figure out what activity you’re doing.
THIS NEW WORKOUT WATCH CAN TELL WHEN YOU SWITCH ACTIVITIESROB VERGERNOVEMBER 17, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Might not the sudden fall of the barometer before storms be from a cause similar in some degree to this?
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
I found it on all occasions extremely sensible, and very often to predict a change of wind much sooner than the barometer.
NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
Over the writing-table was a barometer and a storm-glass, while to the left a cosy corner extended round to the fireplace.
THE DOCTOR OF PIMLICOWILLIAM LE QUEUX
The weather very cold, though the thermometer is at 56°, barometer 29–08; a very heavy swell.
JOURNAL OF A VOYAGE TO BRAZILMARIA GRAHAM
The race was set for 1.30, and soon after noon all the crews were carefully overhauling their gear and studying the barometer.
YACHTING VOL. 2VARIOUS.
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
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WORDS RELATED TO BAROMETER

  • barometers
  • benchmarks
  • criteria
  • gauges
  • means
  • measures
  • media
  • medians
  • models
  • pars
  • patterns
  • rules
  • scales
  • touchstones
  • types
  • yardsticks
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