Definitions for rain gauge
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
an instrument for measuring rainfall.
Origin of rain gauge:
rain gauge, rain gage, pluviometer, udometer(noun)
gauge consisting of an instrument to measure the quantity of precipitation
A device, used in meteorology, to measure rainfall; a pluviometer.
A rain gauge is a type of instrument used by meteorologists and hydrologists to gather and measure the amount of liquid precipitation over a set period of time.
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