homeothermism
homeothermism homeothermism, homeothermy homeothermy . (Biol.) The process or state of being homoiothermal.

Syn: homoiothermism, homoiothermy. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • homeothermism — ho·meo·therm·ism or ho·moio·therm·ism thər .miz əm n HOMEOTHERMY * * * ho·meo·ther·mism (ho″me o thurґmiz əm) homeothermy …   Medical dictionary

  • homeothermy — homeothermism homeothermism, homeothermy homeothermy . (Biol.) The process or state of being homoiothermal. Syn: homoiothermism, homoiothermy. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • homoiothermism — homoiothermism, homoiothermy homoiothermy . (Biol.) The process or state of being homoiothermal. Syn: homeothermism, homeothermy. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • homoiothermy — homoiothermism homoiothermism, homoiothermy homoiothermy . (Biol.) The process or state of being homoiothermal. Syn: homeothermism, homeothermy. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • homeothermal — homeothermy, homeothermism, n. /hoh mee euh therr meuhl/, adj. homoiothermal. [1865 70; HOMEO + THERMAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • homeothermy — ho·meo·ther·my hō mē ə .thər mē or ho·moio·ther·my hō mȯi ə n, pl mies the condition of being warm blooded: WARM BLOODEDNESS called also homeothermism * * * ho·meo·ther·my (hoґme o thur″me) the maintenance of a constant body temperature… …   Medical dictionary

  • homoiotherm — homoiotherm, homoiothermal, homoiothermic, homoiothermism, homoiothermy var of HOMEOTHERM, HOMEOTHERMAL, HOMEOTHERMIC, HOMEOTHERMISM, HOMEOTHERMY …   Medical dictionary

  • homeothermal — homeothermy, homeothermism, n. /hoh mee euh therr meuhl/, adj. homoiothermal. [1865 70; HOMEO + THERMAL] * * * homeothermˈal, homoeothermˈal, homeothermˈic, homoeothermˈic, homeothermˈous or homoeothermˈous, also homoiˈotherˈmal, etc adjective… …   Useful english dictionary

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