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isogeotherm

[ahy-suh-jee-uh-thurm] /ˌaɪ səˈdʒi əˌθɜrm/
noun
1.
an imaginary line connecting all points within the earth having the same mean temperature.
Also called geoisotherm.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; iso- + geo- + therm
Related forms
isogeothermal, isogeothermic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for isogeotherm

isogeotherm

/ˌaɪsəʊˈdʒiːəʊˌθɜːm/
noun
1.
an imaginary line below the surface of the earth connecting points of equal temperature
Derived Forms
isogeothermal, isogeothermic, adjective
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