Definition of hypothermia
: subnormal temperature of the body
hypothermicplay \ˌhī-pō-ˈthər-mik\ adjective
Examples of hypothermia in a sentence
She fell into the cold water and nearly died from hypothermia.
Origin and Etymology of hypothermia
First Known Use: circa 1886
HYPOTHERMIA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of hypothermia for English Language Learners
medical : a condition in which the temperature of your body is very low
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