Definition of Homeothermy

1. Noun. The state or condition of being homeothermic. ¹



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Definition of Homeothermy

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Homeothermy

homeoses
homeosis
homeostases
homeostasis
homeostatic
homeostatic equilibrium
homeostatic lag
homeostatically
homeotherapeutic
homeotherapy
homeotherm
homeothermal
homeothermic
homeothermies
homeotherms
homeothermy (current term)
homeotic
homeotic gene
homeotic genes
homeotic mutant
homeotic mutation
homeotic selector gene
homeotropic
homeotypical
homeowner
homeowners
homeownership
homeowning
homepage
homepages

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), ..."

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