nor·​mo·​ther·​mia | \ ˌnȯr-mō-ˈthər-mē-ə How to pronounce normothermia (audio) \

Definition of normothermia

: normal body temperature

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Other Words from normothermia

normothermic \ ˌnȯr-​mō-​ˈthər-​mik How to pronounce normothermic (audio) \ adjective

Examples of normothermia in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Despite the difference in emotions on the two trips, Gass, a Deerfield resident and Caruso Middle School eighth-grader, spelled both normothermia in the second round and urbicarian in the third round correctly. Steve Sadin,, "Deerfield eighth-grader reflects on her experience in Scripps National Spelling Bee," 3 June 2019

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First Known Use of normothermia

1898, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for normothermia

New Latin, from normalis normal + -o- + -thermia -thermy

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The first known use of normothermia was in 1898

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Cite this Entry

“Normothermia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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nor·​mo·​ther·​mia | \ -ˈthər-mē-ə How to pronounce normothermia (audio) \

Medical Definition of normothermia

: normal body temperature

Other Words from normothermia

normothermic \ -​mik How to pronounce normothermic (audio) \ adjective

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