hematotherma

Hematotherma

Hem`a*to*ther"ma\, n. pl. [NL., from Gr. a"i^ma, a"i`matos, blood + thermo`s warm.] (Zo["o]l.) The warm-blooded vertebrates, comprising the mammals and birds; -- the antithesis to hematocrya.
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