marigraph

noun
mar·​i·​graph | \ -raf, -rȧf \
variants: or mareograph \ -​rēə-​ \

Definition of marigraph

: a self-registering tide gage

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Other Words from marigraph

marigraphic \ ¦marə¦grafik \ adjective

History and Etymology for marigraph

marigraph from mari- + -graph; mareograph from French maréographe, from maréo- (from Latin mare sea) + -graphe -graph

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“Marigraph.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marigraph. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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