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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A gauge for recording the speed and direction of wind.

Usage examples (36)
  • Most weather stations measure wind speed using a spinning cup anemometer, which rotates depending on the wind.
  • Paula #7: The actual wind speed is unknown as the anemometer was broken and blown off at the 207 mark;
  • And the anemometer, which is still recording data, will stay there at least until warmer weather, he says.
  • Wind speed is commonly measured with an anemometer. for more
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