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homeothermic

adjective     /ˌhəʊ.mi.əʊˈθɜː.mɪk/ US  /ˌhəʊ.mi.oʊˈθɝː-/ specialized
If a living organism is homeothermic, it is able to keep its body temperature at the same level despite any change in the temperature around it: Homeothermic animals are often described as warm-blooded.The circulatory system and blood homeotherm     /ˈhəʊ.mi.əʊˌθɜː.m/ US  /ˈhəʊ.mi.oʊˌθɝːm/ noun [C] specialized a homeothermic animalThe circulatory system and blood
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