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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Units of atmospheric pressure.

Usage examples (38)
  • Pressure falls in millibars (mb) over Minnesota between Monday and Tuesday morning.
  • We had a pressure of 1,004 millibars, which is the same that the previous aircraft.
  • This is usually portrayed in forecast models as "millibars" or "mb" for short.
  • "Oxygen level at seventy-one millibars and falling." for more
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