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[ ahy-soh-mag-net-ik ]
/ ˌaɪ soʊ mægˈnɛt ɪk /


noting or pertaining to points of equal magnetic force.


a line connecting such points.

Nearby words

isologous, isologous graft, isologue, isolysin, isolysis, isomagnetic, isomaltose, isomer, isomerase, isomeric, isomerism

Origin of isomagnetic

First recorded in 1895–1900; iso- + magnetic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for isomagnetic

  • The next step was to determine by interpolation where isogonals—or other isomagnetic lines—cut successive lines of latitude.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 3|Various

British Dictionary definitions for isomagnetic


/ (ˌaɪsəʊmæɡˈnɛtɪk) /


having equal magnetic induction or force


Also called: isomagnetic line an imaginary line connecting points on the earth's surface having equal magnetic intensity
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