Isocheimic \I`so*chei"mic\, a. The same as {Isocheimal}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • isocheimic — isocheimˈic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑isocheim …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • 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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