isometric line

noun

Definition of isometric line

1 : a line representing changes of pressure or temperature under conditions of constant volume
2 : a line (such as a contour line) drawn on a map and indicating a true constant value throughout its extent

First Known Use of isometric line

circa 1911, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of isometric line was circa 1911

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isometric drawing

isometric line

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“Isometric line.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isometric%20line. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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