Isobarism I"so*bar*ism, n. The quality or state of being equal in weight, especially in atmospheric pressure. Also, the theory, method, or application of isobaric science. [1913 Webster]

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  • isobarism — noun see isobar * * * isobarism rare 0. (aɪˈsɒbərɪz(ə)m) [f. as isobaric a. + ism.] Equality of weight. in Ogilvie …   Useful english dictionary

  • isobarism — iso·bar·ism …   English syllables

  • isobar — isobarism, n. /uy seuh bahr /, n. 1. Meteorol. a line drawn on a weather map or chart that connects points at which the barometric pressure is the same. 2. Also, isobare /uy seuh bair /. Physics, Chem. one of two or more atoms having equal atomic …   Universalium

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