Definition of isocheim in English:

isocheim

Line breaks: iso|cheim
Pronunciation: /ˈʌɪsə(ʊ)kʌɪm
 
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noun

Meteorology
  • A line on a map connecting points having the same average temperature in winter.

Origin

mid 19th century: from iso- 'equal' + Greek kheima 'winter weather'.

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