isocryme

noun

iso·​cryme
plural -s
: an imaginary line or a line on a map or chart connecting points having the same mean temperature for a specified coldest time of the year

Word History

Etymology

International Scientific Vocabulary is- + Greek krymos frost, icy cold

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“Isocryme.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isocryme. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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