isobront

noun
iso·​bront
variants: or less commonly isobronton \ -​äntᵊn , ˌ⸗⸗ˈ⸗⸗ , ˌ⸗⸗ˈbrän‧ˌtän \

Definition of isobront

: a line on a chart marking the simultaneous development of a thunderstorm at different points on the earth's surface

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History and Etymology for isobront

isobront International Scientific Vocabulary is- + -bront (from Greek brontē thunder); isobronton from is- + -bronton (from Greek brontē thunder)

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“Isobront.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isobront. Accessed 27 January 2020.

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