isogram
noun Date: 1889 isoline

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • isogram — /uy seuh gram /, n. Meteorol., Geog. a line representing equality with respect to a given variable, used to relate points on maps, charts, etc. Also called isoline. [1885 90; ISO + GRAM1] * * * …   Universalium

  • isogram — noun a) A word or phrase in which each letter occurs the same number of times b) A line on a chart, such as a contour line, joining points that have the save value for some quantity …   Wiktionary

  • isogram — line connecting points on a map having some similar feature Contour Lines …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • isogram — iso·gram …   English syllables

  • isogram — i•so•gram [[t]ˈaɪ səˌgræm[/t]] n. geo a line representing equality with respect to a given variable, used to relate points on maps, charts, etc • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • isogram — /ˈaɪsəgræm/ (say uysuhgram) noun → isopleth …   Australian English dictionary

  • isogram —   n. line on map passing through all places with same conditions or figures for the subject in question, as temperature, rainfall, etc …   Dictionary of difficult words

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