having a density that is a function only of pressure.
a state of fluid stratification in which surfaces of constant pressure and others of constant density do not intersect but are parallel.
noun (pl) -se, -ses. a member of a Negroid people of central Africa living chiefly in SW Zambia the language spoken by this people; Lozi Historical Examples One day we passed some barotse lads who had speared an alligator, and were waiting in expectation of its floating soon after. Missionary Travels and Researches in South […]
a region in W Zambia. 44,920 sq. mi. (116,343 sq. km). Historical Examples Coillard and his successors have ever since carried on a most far-reaching work in Barotseland. South and South Central Africa H. Frances Davidson The areas of Barotseland, Adansi, and Ashanti are not included in the list, as the figures for these areas […]
a four-wheeled carriage with a high front seat outside for the driver, facing seats inside for two couples, and a calash top over the back seat. Historical Examples He naturally intimated as much to him, whereupon the owner of the barouche burst into a great peal of laughter. The Man With The Broken Ear Edmond […]