millibar

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noun mil·li·bar \ˈmi-lə-ˌbär\

Definition of millibar

  1. :  a unit of atmospheric pressure equal to 11000 bar or 100 pascals

Origin and Etymology of millibar

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1910


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millibar

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noun mil·li·bar \ˈmil-ə-ˌbär\

Medical Definition of millibar

  1. :  a unit of atmospheric pressure equal to 11000 bar or 1000 dynes per square centimeter—abbreviation mbar


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