from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A line on a map that joins points of equal elevation.
from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In surveying, a line joining points of equal elevation on a surface; a line or level carried along the surface of a country or district at a uniform height above the sea-level.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun geography A
lineon a mapthrough pointsof equal elevation, often heightabove sea level.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a line drawn on a map connecting points of equal height
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