Medical Dictionary

thermostat

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1thermostat

noun ther·mo·stat \ˈthər-mə-ˌstat\

Definition of THERMOSTAT

1
:  an automatic device for regulating temperature (as by controlling the supply of gas or electricity to a heating apparatus)
2
:  a piece of apparatus (as a constant-temperature chamber) regulated by a thermostat
ther·mo·stat·ic \ˌthər-mə-ˈstat-ik\ adjective
ther·mo·stat·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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