from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Made by means of a pluviometer: as, pluviometric observations.
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The precipitation in the mountains that border the Red Sea is not known by pluviometric measurement, but the mass of debris brought down the ravines by the torrents proves that their volume must be large.
[Footnote: On the pluviometric effect of irrigation, see Lombardini, Sulle Inondazioni, etc., p. 72, 74; the same author,