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Synonyms for aneroid

a barometer that measures pressure without using fluids

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On the other hand, anyone can have a drone that will take off vertically and carry a camera through a multi-waypoint GPS-navigated route, with height controlled by a simple aneroid altimeter.
Blood Pressure: Blood pressure was measured using aneroid sphygmomanometers with cuff sizes appropriate for each child's arm girth.
A: CIRCA 1910, Aneroid Barometer with mercury ther mometer, in oak in ornate carved case at auction pounds 100/pounds 150.
Blood pressure was measured with an electronic aneroid sphygmomanometer (mm Hg) in duplicate and averaged.
The blood pressure was measured after ten minutes of quiet sitting with a standardized aneroid sphygmomanometer and a stethoscope.
Hector was equipped with the latest instruments (33) for his geographic determinations, including a sextant, aneroid barometer, boiling point apparatus, and thermometer.
n A digital monitor is easier to use than the aneroid unit.
Blood pressure was measured with an aneroid sphygmomanometer after the participant had rested for 5 minutes.
The systolic blood pressure (SBP) and diastolic blood pressure (DBP) were measured with an aneroid sphygmomanometer (Welch Allyn Tycos, Skaneateles Falls, NY, USA) after a 10-min rest in the sitting position.
BP was measured on the left arm, with a properly calibrated aneroid sphygmomanometer, as described in The Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC 7).
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It's also the best base camp for a non-technical climb of Aneroid Mountain, Oregon's ninth tallest peak.
ANSWERS: 1 Jonathan Swift; 2 Aneroid barometer; 3 Piano; 4 Tunisia; 5 The king cobra; 6 Ava Gardner; 7 Emmeline Pankhurst; 8 Thirty inches; 9 The Palme D'Or; 10 Sweden.
Other potential predictors of mortality were also explored, including age, sex, comorbidity (diabetes, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, congestive heart failure, hepatic disease, chronic renal insufficiency, neoplasia, immunodepression, altered mental status, and malnutrition), arterial blood pressure (measured by aneroid sphygmomanometer), laboratory data (including PCT, CRP, and LBP concentrations), and etiology of CAP.
Nearly two centuries later, scientists discovered a way of measuring pressure without the use of mercury and the Aneroid barometer came into being.