isoneph

[ ahy-suh-nef ]
/ ˈaɪ səˌnɛf /

noun Meteorology.

a line on a weather map or chart connecting points having the same amount of cloudiness.

Nearby words

  1. isomorph,
  2. isomorphic,
  3. isomorphic response,
  4. isomorphism,
  5. isomorphous,
  6. isoniazid,
  7. isonicotinic acid hydrazide,
  8. isonome,
  9. isonomic,
  10. isonomy

Origin of isoneph

1840–50; iso- + -neph < Greek néphos cloud

Related formsi·so·ne·phel·ic [ahy-soh-nuh-fel-ik] /ˌaɪ soʊ nəˈfɛl ɪk/, adjective

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