Thermotactic
Thermotactic Ther`mo*tac"tic, a. (Physiol.) Of or retaining to thermotaxis. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • thermotactic — See thermotaxis. * * * …   Universalium

  • thermotactic — ther·mo·tac·tic .thər mə tak tik adj of, relating to, or exhibiting thermotaxis * * * ther·mo·tac·tic (thur″mo takґtik) pertaining to thermotaxis …   Medical dictionary

  • thermotactic — adj. regulated body temperature; of the movement of an organism relative to a heat source …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thermotactic — ther·mo·tactic …   English syllables

  • thermotactic — |thərmō|taktik adjective Etymology: therm + tactic : characterized by or exhibiting thermotaxis : of or relating to thermotaxis …   Useful english dictionary

  • thermotactic, thermotaxic — Relating to thermotaxis …   Medical dictionary

  • thermotaxis — thermotactic /therr meuh tak tik/, thermotaxic, adj. /therr meuh tak sis/, n. 1. Biol. movement of an organism toward or away from a source of heat. 2. Physiol. the regulation of the bodily temperature. [1890 95; THERMO + TAXIS] * * * …   Universalium

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  • thermotaxic — ther·mo·tax·ic (thur″mo takґsik) thermotactic …   Medical dictionary

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