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November 13 2004 at 12:12 AM
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Response to Distillation...the Vapor Compressor

Main Entry: ma·nom·e·ter
Pronunciation: m&-'nä-m&-t&r
Function: noun
Etymology: French manomètre, from Greek manos sparse, loose, rare (akin to Armenian manr small) + French -mètre
Date: circa 1730
1 : an instrument (as a pressure gauge) for measuring the pressure of gases and vapors
2 : SPHYGMOMANOMETER
- man·o·met·ric /"ma-n&-'me-trik/ adjective
- man·o·met·ri·cal·ly /-tri-k(&-)lE/ adverb
- ma·nom·e·try /m&-'nä-m&-trE/ noun

 
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  • manometer? - snowbird on Nov 13, 2004, 8:35 PM
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  • So... - SeaBat on Nov 15, 2004, 5:07 PM
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