Anemoscope

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Anemoscope An instrument which shows the direction of the wind; a wind vane; a weathercock; -- usually applied to a contrivance consisting of a vane above, connected in the building with a dial or index with pointers to show the changes of the wind.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n anemoscope Any device for showing the direction of the wind.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. wind + -scope: cf. F. anémoscope,