isothermal

adjective iso·ther·mal \ ˌī-sə-ˈthər-məl \

Definition of isothermal

1 : of, relating to, or marked by equality of temperature
2 : of, relating to, or marked by changes of volume or pressure under conditions of constant temperature

isothermally

play \ˌī-sə-ˈthər-mə-lē\ adverb

Origin and Etymology of isothermal

French isotherme, from is- + -therme (from Greek thermos hot) — more at therm


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isothermal

adjective iso·ther·mal \ ˌī-sə-ˈthər-məl \

medical Definition of isothermal

1 : of, relating to, or marked by equality of temperature
2 : of, relating to, or marked by changes of volume or pressure under conditions of constant temperature

isothermally

play \-mə-lē\ adverb

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