Isobathytherm
Isobathytherm I`so*bath"y*therm, n. [Iso- + Gr. ? deep + ? heat.] (Phys. Geog.) A line connecting the points on the surface of the earth where a certain temperature is found at the same depth. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • 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

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