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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (meteorology) an imaginary line connecting points having equal barometric pressure at a given time.

Usage examples (24)
  • Too many low pressure systems with closely packed isobars are stubbornly sitting in our path.
  • I call it “isotropic platting” after the “isobar”.
  • I took a quick glance at the barograph, and at the isobar chart of the day before.
  • The marine component includes the open sea between these islands up to limit of the isobar of 40 m depth. for more
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