autobarotropy

autobarotropy

[¦ȯd·ō·bə′rä·trə·pē]
(meteorology)
The state of a fluid which is characterized by both barotropy and piezotropy when the coefficients of barotropy and piezotropy are equal.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.