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 GCA GCA /dʒiː siː eɪ/

noun

  1. Aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar  ( GCA , ground-controlled approach )
    aircraft landing in bad weather in which the pilot is talked down by ground control using precision approach radar


 psychrometer psychrometer /saɪˈkrɔmɪtər/

noun

  1. A hygrometer consisting of a dry-bulb thermometer and a wet-bulb thermometer; their difference indicates the dryness of the surrounding air  ( psychrometer )
    a hygrometer consisting of a dry-bulb thermometer and a wet-bulb thermometer; their difference indicates the dryness of the surrounding air
     The meteorologist used a psychrometer to gauge the humidity in the atmosphere.
    The meteorologist used a psychrometer to gauge the humidity in the atmosphere.


 barbet barbet /ˈbɑːrbɪt/

noun

  1. Small brightly colored stout-billed tropical bird having short weak wings  ( barbet )
    small brightly colored stout-billed tropical bird having short weak wings
     The barbet's stout bill makes it adept at feeding on fruits and insects.
    The barbet's stout bill makes it adept at feeding on fruits and insects.


 transferase transferase /ˈtrænsfəreɪs/

noun

  1. Any of various enzymes that move a chemical group from one compound to another compound  ( transferase )
    any of various enzymes that move a chemical group from one compound to another compound