Medical Dictionary

homeothermy

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noun ho·meo·ther·my \ˈhō-mē-ə-ˌthər-mē\
variants: also

homoiothermy

\hō-ˈmȯi-ə-\play

Medical Definition of homeothermy

plural

homeothermies

  1. :  the condition of being warm-blooded :  warm-bloodedness—called also homeothermism


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