Iso



[ahy-soh] /ˈaɪ soʊ/

noun, plural isos. Television Slang.
1.
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1.
incentive stock option.
2.
International Standardization Organization.
3.
the numerical exposure index of a photographic film under the system adopted by the International Standardization Organization, used to indicate the light sensitivity of the film’s emulsion.
1.
a combining form meaning “equal,” used in the formation of compound words: isochromatic; in chemistry, used in the names of substances which are isomeric with the substance denoted by the base word:
isocyanic acid.
/aɪsaʊ/
noun
1.
International Organization for Standardization
combining form
1.
equal or identical: isomagnetic
2.
indicating that a chemical compound is an isomer of a specified compound: isobutane, isocyanic acid

word-forming element meaning “equal, similar, identical; isometric,” from comb. form of Greek isos “equal to, the same as” (e.g. isometor “like one’s mother”). Used properly only with words of Greek origin; the Latin equivalent is equi- (see equi-).

iso- or is-
pref.

ISO
(ī’ěs-ō’)
An organization, the International Organization for Standardization, that sets standards in many businesses and technologies, including computing and communications. The term ISO is not an abbreviation, but instead derives from the Greek word īsos, meaning equal.
iso-

noun

Solitary confinement or isolation cells (Prison)

International Organization for Standardization
1.
in search of
2.
International Organization for Standardization (technically not an initialism-term is based on the prefix iso-, from the Greek isos, meaning “equal”)
3.
intraseasonal atmospheric oscillation

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