isochasm

[ahy-suh-kaz-uh m]

noun Meteorology.

a line on a map or chart connecting points where auroras are observed with equal frequency.

Nearby words

  1. isocarboxazid,
  2. isocarpic,
  3. isocellular,
  4. isocephalic,
  5. isoceraunic,
  6. isocheim,
  7. isochor,
  8. isochore,
  9. isochromatic,
  10. isochromatophil

Origin of isochasm

First recorded in 1880–85; iso- + chasm

Related formsi·so·chas·mic, adjective

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