isabnormal

line connecting points of equal deviation from mean temperature

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • isabnormal — /uy sab nawr meuhl/, n. Meteorol. a line on a map or chart connecting points having an equal deviation from the normal value of some meteorological quantity, as temperature. Also, isoabnormal. Cf. isanomal. [1850 55; IS + ABNORMAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • isabnormal — is·abnormal …   English syllables

  • isabnormal — …   Useful english dictionary

  • isoabnormal — variant of isabnormal * * * /uy soh ab nawr meuhl/, n. Meteorol. isabnormal …   Useful english dictionary

  • i|so|ab|nor|mal — «Y soh ab NR muhl», adjective, noun. = isabnormal. (Cf. ↑isabnormal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • isanomal — isanomalous, adj. /uy seuh nom euhl/, n. Meteorol. a line on a map or chart connecting points having an equal anomaly of a meteorological quantity. Cf. isabnormal. [1880 85; IS + anomal, back formation from ANOMALOUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • isoabnormal — /uy soh ab nawr meuhl/, n. Meteorol. isabnormal. * * * …   Universalium

  • Contour Lines — All right, you must think I m off my rocker at last. Contour lines? This list of 60 nouns beginning with iso defines words for contour lines on maps and diagrams that connect points having some feature (climatic, geographic, etc.) in common also… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • isacoustic — “+ adjective Etymology: is + acoustic : of or relating to equal intensity of sound * * * /uy seuh kooh stik/ or, esp. Brit., /uy seuh kow /, adj. of or pertaining to two sounds of equal intensity. [1895 1900; IS + ACOUSTIC] * * * isabnormal,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • isanomal — ˌīsəˈnäməl also ˌīzə noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary is + anomal (from Late Latin anomalus dissimilar) more at anomalous : an imaginary line or a line on a chart connecting places that have the same anomalies especially… …   Useful english dictionary

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