homeotherm definition

  • noun:
    • An organism, such as a mammal or bird, having a body heat that's continual and largely in addition to the heat of their surroundings; an endotherm.
    • A creature that keeps a well balanced interior body's temperature aside from external influence.
    • A homoiothermal animal.
    • An animal with a bodily temperature that is almost constant and independent of, and often greater than, compared to the nearby medium; a warm-blooded pet.
    • an animal that features a body temperature which reasonably constant and independent of the environmental heat

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