stenothermal

adjective
steno·​ther·​mal | \ ˌste-nə-ˈthər-məl How to pronounce stenothermal (audio) \

Definition of stenothermal

: capable of surviving over only a narrow range of temperatures stenothermal fish

Other Words from stenothermal

stenotherm \ ˈste-​nə-​ˌthərm How to pronounce stenothermal (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of stenothermal

1881, in the meaning defined above

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“Stenothermal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stenothermal. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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