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isohel

[ahy-suh-hel] /ˈaɪ səˌhɛl/
noun, Meteorology
1.
a line on a weather map connecting points that receive equal amounts of sunshine.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05; iso- + -hel < Greek hḗlios sun
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isohel

/ˈaɪsəʊˌhɛl/
noun
1.
a line on a map connecting places with an equal period of sunshine
Word Origin
C20: from iso- + Greek hēlios sun
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isohel
  (ī'sō-hěl')   
A line drawn on a weather map connecting points that receive equal amounts of sunlight.
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