Translation of "homeothermic" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /ˌhəʊ.mi.əʊˈθɜː.mɪk/ us /ˌhoʊ.mi.oʊˈθɝː.mɪk/ 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. 恒温动物通常被称为热血动物。
homeotherm noun [ C ] uk /ˈhəʊ.mi.əʊˌθɜː.m/ us /ˈhoʊ.mi.oʊˌθɝːm/ specialized

a homeothermic animal


(Translation of “homeothermic” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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