Thermogenous

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thermogenesis (ˌθɜːməʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs)
 
n
the production of heat by metabolic processes
 
thermogenous
 
adj
 
thermogenetic
 
adj
 
thermo'genic
 
adj

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