aneroid definition

  • adjective:
    • Not using liquid.
    • staying away from or containing fluid
    • Containing no liquid; -- said of a kind of barometer.
    • containing no liquid or actuated without the using liquid
    • staying away from fluid.
    • staying away from or containing substance
    • Containing no liquid; -- said of a type of barometer.
    • containing no fluid or actuated with no usage of liquid
  • noun:
    • An aneroid barometer
    • An aneroid barometer.
    • An aneroid barometer.
    • a barometer that measures force without using fluids
    • An aneroid barometer
    • An aneroid barometer.
    • An aneroid barometer.
    • a barometer that measures pressure without needing liquids
  • others:
    • Dispensing with substance; of a barometer, dispensing with a fluid, as quicksilver, which will be employed in a regular barometer.
    • Dispensing with fluid; of a barometer, dispensing with a fluid, as quicksilver, which will be used in a regular barometer.

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