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isobront

[ahy-suh-bront]
noun Meteorology.
  1. a line on a weather map or chart connecting various points where a given phase of thunderstorm activity occurred simultaneously.
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Origin of isobront

1885–90; iso- + -bront < Greek brontḗ thunder
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Historical Examples of isobront

  • Isobront, ī′so-bront, n. a line on a map connecting points at which a peal of thunder is heard simultaneously.

    Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M)

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