|Compare thermostable (of certain biochemical and chemical compounds) easily decomposed or subject to a loss of characteristic properties by the action of heat: a thermolabile enzyme|
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thermolabile ther·mo·la·bile (thûr'mō-lā'bĭl, -bīl')
Subject to destruction, decomposition, or great change by moderate heating. Used especially of biochemical substances.