anergic leishmaniasis n.
See diffuse cutaneous leishmaniasis.
using no fluid. . Historical Examples The mean of our observations with the aneroid barometer gives 575 feet for the elevation of this part of the river above the sea. Journals of Australian Explorations A C and F T Gregory Below this were a pipe-rack, an aneroid, and a clock with a hearty tick. The […]
- Aneroid barograph
an aneroid barometer equipped with an automatic recording mechanism. Historical Examples Because of its superior accuracy to the aneroid barograph, Marvin’s barometer was in use through the 1940’s. The Introduction of Self-Registering Meteorological Instruments Robert P. Multhauf
- Aneroid barometer
a device for measuring atmospheric pressure, often specially calibrated for use as an altimeter, consisting of a box or chamber partially exhausted of air, having an elastic top and a pointer to indicate the degree of compression of the top caused by the external air. Historical Examples This is the mercurial barometer; another, the aneroid […]
- Aneroid capsule
a box or chamber of thin metal, partially exhausted of air, used in the aneroid barometer and pressure altimeter.