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Meaning of ISOTHERMAL

Pronunciation:  `Isu'thurmul

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  of a process or change taking place at constant temperature
 

ISOTHERMAL is a 10 letter word that starts with I.

 

 Synonyms: equal
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\I`so*ther"mal\, a. [Cf. F. isotherme.]
(a) Relating to equality of temperature.
(b) (Phys. Geog.) Having reference to the geographical
    distribution of temperature, as exhibited by means of
    isotherms; as, an isothermal line; an isothermal chart.

{Isothermal line}.
(a) An isotherm.
(b) A line drawn on a diagram of energy such that its
    ordinates represent the pressures of a substance
    corresponding to various volumes, while the absolute
    temperature is maintained at a constant value.

{Isothermal zones}, spaces on opposite sides of the equator
   having the same mean temperature, and bounded by
   corresponding isothermal lines.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: Refers to a reaction or process that occurs at a constant temperature.
 

 

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