hypsoisotherm

noun
hyp·​so·​isotherm | \ ¦hip(ˌ)sō+ \

Definition of hypsoisotherm

: an isotherm that is drawn on a vertical section of the atmosphere and sometimes also of the ground to show the distribution of temperature in the vertical

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History and Etymology for hypsoisotherm

hyps- + isotherm; translation of German höhenisotherme

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“Hypsoisotherm.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypsoisotherm. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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