thermophile

noun
ther·​mo·​phile | \ ˈthər-mə-ˌfīl How to pronounce thermophile (audio) \

Medical Definition of thermophile

: a thermophilic organism — compare mesophile, psychrophile

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“Thermophile.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/thermophile. Accessed 5 December 2019.

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