mesothermal

adjective
meso·​ther·​mal

Definition of mesothermal

1 [mes- + thermal] : deposited from warm waters at intermediate depth under conditions in the medium ranges of temperature and pressure used of mineral veins and ore deposits — compare epithermal, hypothermal
2 [mesotherm + -al] : of, relating to, or living as a mesotherm

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“Mesothermal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mesothermal. Accessed 8 Aug. 2022.

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