from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A device for measuring rainfall.
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- noun A device, used in
meteorology, to measure rainfall; a pluviometer.
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- noun gauge consisting of an instrument to measure the quantity of precipitation
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