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endotherm

[en-duh-thurm] /ˈɛn dəˌθɜrm/
noun
1.
a warm-blooded animal.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; endo- + -therm
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Examples for endotherm
  • Between runs, the sample is re-weighed and picks up some water which produces a small water endotherm during the second run.
endotherm in Medicine

endotherm en·do·therm (ěn'də-thûrm')
n.
An organism that generates heat to maintain its body temperature, typically above the temperature of its surroundings; a homeotherm.

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endotherm in Science
endotherm
  (ěn'də-thûrm')   
A warm-blooded organism. Also called homeotherm.
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