isopiestic

isopiestic

[ahy-soh-pahy-es-tik]
adjective
of or noting equal pressure; isobaric.

Origin:
1870–75; iso- + Greek piest(ós) compressible (verbid of piézein to press) + -ic

isopiestically, adverb
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isopiestic (ˌaɪsəʊpaɪˈɛstɪk)
 
adj
a line on a map connecting places with equal ground water pressure
 
[C19: from iso- + Greek piestos compressible, from piezein to press]
 
isopi'estically
 
adv

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