Isodynamic I`so*dy*nam"ic, a. [Iso- + dynamic.] Of, pertaining to, having, or denoting, equality of force. [1913 Webster]

{Isodynamic foods} (Physiol.), those foods that produce a similar amount of heat.

{Isodynamic lines} (Magnetism), lines on the earth's surface connecting places at which the magnetic intensity is the same. [1913 Webster]

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  • isodynamic — [ī΄sō dī nam′ik, ī΄sədī nam′ik] adj. 1. of or having equal force 2. connecting or showing points on the earth s surface having equal magnetic intensity [isodynamic lines on a map] …   English World dictionary

  • isodynamic — 1. Of equal force or strength. 2. Relating to foods or other materials that liberate the same amount of energy on combustion. [iso + G. dynamis, force] * * * iso·dy·nam·ic .ī sō dī nam ik adj ISOCALORIC <the lactose and sugar...were replaced… …   Medical dictionary

  • isodynamic — /uy soh duy nam ik, di /, adj. 1. pertaining to or characterized by equality of force, intensity, or the like. 2. noting or pertaining to an imaginary line on the earth s surface connecting points of equal horizontal intensity of the earth s… …   Universalium

  • isodynamic — adjective a) Having equal strength or force b) Describing foods that have the same caloric content …   Wiktionary

  • isodynamic — line connecting points of equal magnetic intensity Contour Lines …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • isodynamic — adjective Geography denoting a line on a map connecting points where the intensity of the magnetic force is the same …   English new terms dictionary

  • isodynamic — iso·dynamic …   English syllables

  • isodynamic — i•so•dy•nam•ic [[t]ˌaɪ soʊ daɪˈnæm ɪk[/t]] also i so•dy•nam′i•cal adj. phs pertaining to or having equality of force, intensity, or the like • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • isodynamic — /ˌaɪsoʊdaɪˈnæmɪk/ (say .uysohduy namik), / də / (say duh ) adjective 1. relating to or characterised by equality of force, intensity, or the like. 2. denoting or relating to a line on the earth s surface connecting points of equal horizontal… …   Australian English dictionary

  • isodynamic —   a. pertaining to or having equal force.    ♦ isodynamia, n …   Dictionary of difficult words

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