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Definition of Homeothermy
1. [n -MIES]
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Literary usage of Homeothermy
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1. Diarrhea and Malnutrition: Interactions, Mechanisms, and Interventions by Lincoln C. Chen, Nevin S. Scrimshaw (1983)
"homeothermy in the human is a well-regulated function. Resting energy expenditures are at a minimum at the normal core temperature but increase sharply with ..."
2. Ecology and Conservation of the Marbled Murrelet by C. John Ralph (1997)
"... at hatching and age at which homeothermy (uniform body temperature maintained nearly independent of environment) is achieved •Reviewed by Gaston (1985), ..."