Isotheral I*soth"er*al, a. Having the nature of an isothere; indicating the distribution of temperature by means of an isothere; as, an isotheral chart or line. [1913 Webster]

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  • isotheral — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ at iso r +|thirəl adjective Etymology: French isothère isothere + English al : of, relating to, or marked by the same mean summer temperature an isotheral line …   Useful english dictionary

  • isotheral — iso·ther·al …   English syllables

  • isothere — isotheral /uy soth euhr euhl/, adj. /uy seuh thear /, n. Climatol. a line on a weather map or chart connecting points that have the same mean summer temperature. [1850 55; ISO + there < Gk théros summer] * * * …   Universalium

  • i|soth|er|al — «y SOTH uhr uhl», noun, adjective. –n. = isothere. (Cf. ↑isothere) –adj. of, having to do with, or by means of isotheres: »an isotheral chart, isotheral lines …   Useful english dictionary

  • Heat — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Heat >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 heat heat caloric Sgm: N 1 temperature temperature warmth fervor calidity Sgm: N 1 incalescence incalescence incandescence Sgm: N 1 glow glow …   English dictionary for students

  • isothere — /ˈaɪsəθɪə/ (say uysuhthear) noun a line connecting places on the earth s surface which have the same mean summer temperature. {iso + Greek theros summer} –isotheral /aɪˈsɒθərəl/ (say uy sothuhruhl), adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • isothere —   n. isotherm for average summer temperature.    ♦ isotheral, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • isothere — [ī′sō thir΄, ī′səthir΄] n. [Fr isothère < iso (see ISO ) + Gr theros, summer (see WARM)] a line on a map connecting points on the earth s surface that have the same mean summer temperature isotheral [ī säth′ər əl] adj …   English World dictionary

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