isochor

noun

iso·​chor
variants or less commonly isochore
-ˌkō(ə)r
plural -s
: a line representing the variation of pressure with temperature when the volume of the substance operated on is constant
isochoric
¦⸗⸗¦kȯrik
-¦kōr-
adjective

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary is- + -chor (from Greek chōros place, clear space)

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“Isochor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isochor. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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