isophote

/ (ˈaɪsəˌfəʊt) /

noun

astronomy a line on a diagram or image of a galaxy, nebula, or other celestial object joining points of equal surface brightness

Nearby words

  1. isoperimetry,
  2. isoperistaltic anastomosis,
  3. isophagy,
  4. isophone,
  5. isophoria,
  6. isophthalic acid,
  7. isopiestic,
  8. isoplastic,
  9. isoplastic graft,
  10. isopleth

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