mesothermal

adjective meso·ther·mal

Definition of mesothermal

  1. 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. 2 [mesotherm + -al] :  of, relating to, or living as a mesotherm

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