excessively ornate or fussy in artistic or architectural style.
the ability to estimate or perceive differences in the weight of an object. noun (physiol) the ability to judge weight
a record traced by a barograph or similar instrument. noun (meteorol) the record of atmospheric pressure traced by a barograph or similar instrument barogram (bār’ə-grām’) The continuous record of atmospheric pressure made by a barograph.
any of several automatic recording barometers, of which the most common is the aneroid barograph. Historical Examples barograph, bar′o-graf, n. a barometer which records automatically variations of atmospheric pressure. Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 1 of 4: A-D) Various A self-recording barometer (usually an aneroid) is called a barograph. Meteorology Charles Fitzhugh Talman The movements […]
Pío [pee-aw] /ˈpi ɔ/ (Show IPA), 1872–1956, Spanish novelist. Pío [pee-oh;; Spanish pee-aw] /ˈpi oʊ;; Spanish ˈpi ɔ/ (Show IPA), 1872–1956, Spanish novelist. Historical Examples One often thinks of Gorki in reading Baroja, mainly because of the contrast. Rosinante to the Road Again John Dos Passos I don’t want to imply that Baroja writes with […]