isallobar

play
noun is·al·lo·bar \(ˌ)ī-ˈsa-lə-ˌbär\

Definition of isallobar

  1. :  an imaginary line or a line on a chart connecting the places of equal change of atmospheric pressure within a specified time

isallobaric

play \ˌī-ˌsa-lə-ˈbär-ik, -ˈber-, -ˈba-rik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of isallobar

International Scientific Vocabulary is- + all- + -bar (as in isobar)


First Known Use: 1910


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up isallobar? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

very important or noticeable

Get Word of the Day daily email!