thermostable

adjective
ther·​mo·​sta·​ble | \ ˌthər-mō-ˈstā-bəl How to pronounce thermostable (audio) \

Definition of thermostable

: stable when heated specifically : retaining characteristic properties on being moderately heated a thermostable bacterial enzyme

Other Words from thermostable

thermostability \ ˌthər-​mō-​stə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce thermostability (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of thermostable

1904, in the meaning defined above

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“Thermostable.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thermostable. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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thermostable

adjective
ther·​mo·​sta·​ble | \ ˌthər-mō-ˈstā-bəl How to pronounce thermostable (audio) \

Medical Definition of thermostable

: stable when heated specifically : retaining characteristic properties on being moderately heated a thermostable bacterial protease

Other Words from thermostable

thermostability \ -​stə-​ˈbil-​ət-​ē How to pronounce thermostability (audio) \ noun, plural thermostabilities

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