isothermobath

noun iso·ther·mo·bath

Definition of isothermobath

plural

-s

  1. :  a line on a diagram of vertical section of the ocean connecting points of equal temperature

Love words? You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.

Join MWU now and get access to America’s largest dictionary, with:

  • 300,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
  • Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
  • Advanced search features
  • Ad free!

Origin and Etymology of isothermobath

isotherm + -o- + -bath (from Greek bathos depth); akin to Greek bathys deep — more at bathy-


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up isothermobath? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to help become familiar with something

Get Word of the Day daily email!