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isogeotherm Syllabification: i·so·ge·o·therm
Pronunciation: /ˌīsəˈjēəTHərm/

Definition of isogeotherm in English:


A line or surface on a diagram connecting points representing those in the interior of the earth having the same temperature.
Example sentences
  • It is a well-known fact that the presence of water in the pores of a rock increases its capacity to conduct heat, so that we may surmise a rise in the local isogeotherm in such situations.


Pronunciation: /-ˌjēəˈTHərməl/


Mid 19th century: from iso- 'equal' + geo- 'earth' + Greek thermē 'heat'.

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