barometric barometric  /ˌbæ rə ˈmɛ trɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) relating to atmospheric pressure or indicated by a barometer

Usage(s):

  1. Environment: Allergies, shifting weather or changes in barometric pressure Sleep: Too little or too much of it, crossing too many time zones.
  2. Four clocks, four barometric switches, four radar rigs inside Little Boy measured the fall.

News

  • Verizon Scores the Casio G'zOne Commando 4G LTE

    Verizon Wireless today announced the Casio G'zOne Commando 4G LTE, an update to last year's model. The Commando is a fully ruggedized Android smartphone that can withstand shock, dust, water, fog, sand, and extreme temperatures. It features Casio's G'zWorld app and Gz'Gear sensor for mapping and interacting with the outside world, and can provide information on tides, constellations, barometric ...
    on June 25, 2013     Source: Phone Scoop

Quotes

  1. "It was a wicked day," Lazier said. "That racetrack - I've seen it like this before and it's probably very similar to race day and what's going to happen with the heat and the barometric pressure - but it was certainly not ideal conditions...
    on May 18, 2008 By: Buddy Lazier Source: SI.com

  2. "Barometric pressure has a lot to do with how my hair behaves," said O'Brien. "So I'll be checking with the weather services shortly before the program to see just what kind of lift we can achieve. If the humidity gets a little high and we're...
    on Aug 26, 2006 By: Conan O Brien Source: EOG.com

  3. He "was my first contact with the big corporate empire of the music business," Roth told The Times in 1989. "Howard's your first barometric reading when you get here."
    on Jan 20, 2008 By: David Lee Roth Source: Los Angeles Times

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