Isocheimal
Isocheimal I`so*chei"mal, Isochimal I`so*chi"mal, a. Pertaining to, having the nature of, or making, isocheims; as, an isocheimal line; an isocheimal chart.

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • isocheimal — isocheimˈal, isocheimˈenal or isochīˈmal adjective and noun • • • Main Entry: ↑isocheim …   Useful english dictionary

  • Isochimal — Isocheimal I so*chei mal, Isochimal I so*chi mal, a. Pertaining to, having the nature of, or making, isocheims; as, an isocheimal line; an isocheimal chart …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • isocheim — isocheimal, isocheimenal /uy seuh kuy meuh nl/, isocheimic, isochimal, adj. /uy seuh kuym /, n. Climatol. a line on a map connecting points that have the same mean winter temperature. Also, isochime. [1860 65; ISO + cheim < Gk cheîma winter cold] …   Universalium

  • Cold — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Cold >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 cold cold coldness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 frigidity frigidity inclemency fresco GRP: N 2 Sgm: N 2 winter winter Sgm: N 2 depth of winter …   English dictionary for students

  • i|so|chei|me|nal — «Y suh KY muh nuhl», adjective, noun. = isocheimal. (Cf. ↑isocheimal) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Isocheimenal — I so*chei me*nal, Isochimenal I so*chi me*nal a. The same as {Isocheimal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Isocheimic — I so*chei mic, a. The same as {Isocheimal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Isochimenal — Isocheimenal I so*chei me*nal, Isochimenal I so*chi me*nal a. The same as {Isocheimal}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • isocheim — /ˈaɪsoʊkaɪm/ (say uysohkuym) noun a line on a map connecting places which have the same mean winter temperature. Also, isochime. {iso + Greek cheima winter} –isocheimal /aɪsoʊˈkaɪməl/ (say uysoh kuymuhl), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • isocheim —   n. line on map passing through all places with same average winter temperature.    ♦ isocheimal, isocheimenal, isocheimic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

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