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barometer

Medspeak
A poetic alternative to prognosticator
 
Meteorology
An instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure.

ba·rom·e·ter

(băr-om'ĕ-tĕr)
Instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure.
[G. baros, weight, + metron, measure]
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The barometry and thermometry undertaken during this study indicate that the amphibole poikilocrystals crystallized from the melt at pressures of 4.46-4.74 kbar and temperatures of 1066[degrees]C-1071[degrees]C, whereas matrix amphiboles formed at 1.00-1.91 kbar and 784[degrees]C-823[degrees]C.
Shock metamorphism and shock barometry at a complex impact structure: Slate Islands, Canada.
The oxygen barometry is based on the oxidation reaction between the magnetite component in the titaniferous magnetite and the hematite component in the ilmenite.