Definition of Aanderaa in English:

Aanderaa

noun

  • Attributive Designating an instrument for measuring, recording, and transmitting oceanographic data, typically the direction and speed of currents and the water temperature; especially in "Aanderaa current meter".

Origin

1960s. From the name of Ivar R. Aanderaa (died 1996), Norwegian oceanographer, who designed the instrument.

Pronunciation

Aanderaa

/ˈɑːndərɑː/