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variant of thermo- before a vowel:
thermesthesia. Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for therm-


combining form
related to, caused by, or measuring heat: thermodynamics, thermophile
Word Origin
from Greek thermos hot, thermē heat
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therm- in Medicine

therm- pref.
Variant of thermo-.

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therm- in Science
thermo- or therm-  
A prefix that means "heat," as in thermometer.
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