mega·​bar | \ ˈme-gə-ˌbär How to pronounce megabar (audio) \

Definition of megabar

: a unit of pressure equal to one million bars

Examples of megabar in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Will the local detractors eventually come around to the latest megabar in their neighborhood? Wesley Case,, "Debated for years, Crossbar der Biergarten impresses in Federal Hill," 3 May 2017

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First Known Use of megabar

1903, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for megabar

mega- + bar entry 4

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“Megabar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 May. 2021.

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