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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Torricelli, Evangelista 1608-1647. Italian mathematician and physicist who invented the mercury barometer.

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  • n. Italian physicist who invented the mercury barometer (1608-1647)

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