Definition of Aanderaa in English:

Aanderaa

noun

Oceanography
  • 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/