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Meaning of "homeothermous" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HOMEOTHERMOUS

homeothermous  [ˌhəʊmɪəʊˈθɜːməs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HOMEOTHERMOUS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Homeothermous is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES HOMEOTHERMOUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of homeothermous in the English dictionary

The definition of homeothermous in the dictionary is remaining at an almost constant temperature.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HOMEOTHERMOUS


angiospermous
ˌændʒɪəˈspɜːməs
cyclospermous
ˌsaɪkləʊˈspɜːməs
diathermous
ˌdaɪəˈθɜːməs
dispermous
daɪˈspɜːməs
enormous
ɪˈnɔːməs
eurythermous
ˌjʊərɪˈθɜːməs
ginormous
dʒaɪˈnɔːməs
gymnospermous
ˌdʒɪmnəʊˈspɜːməs
homoeothermous
ˌhɒmɪəʊˈθɜːməs
homothermous
ˌhəʊməʊˈθɜːməs
humus
ˈhjuːməs
monospermous
ˌmɒnəʊˈspɜːməs
Nostradamus
ˌnɒstrəˈdɑːməs
osteodermous
ˌɒstɪəʊˈdɜːməs
pachydermous
ˌpækɪˈdɜːməs
Polyphemus
ˌpɒlɪˈfiːməs
Remus
ˈriːməs
sclerodermous
ˌsklɪərəˈdɜːməs
spermous
ˈspɜːməs
Thermos
ˈθɜːməs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HOMEOTHERMOUS

homeomorphy
homeopath
homeopathic
homeopathically
homeopathist
homeopathy
homeosis
homeostases
homeostasis
homeostatic
homeoteleuton
homeotherm
homeothermal
homeothermic
homeothermism
homeothermy
homeotic
homeotypic
homeotypical
homeowner

WORDS THAT END LIKE HOMEOTHERMOUS

abnormous
Alcoholics Anonymous
anadromous
anonymous
autonomous
blasphemous
cormous
dichotomous
eponymous
famous
infamous
monogamous
posthumous
pseudonymous
pusillanimous
squamous
synonymous
unanimous
venomous
world-famous

Synonyms and antonyms of homeothermous in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «homeothermous» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HOMEOTHERMOUS

Find out the translation of homeothermous to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of homeothermous from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «homeothermous» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

homeothermous
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

homeothermous
570 millions of speakers

English

homeothermous
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

homeothermous
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

homeothermous
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

homeothermous
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

homeothermous
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

homeothermous
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

homeothermous
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Homeothermous
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

homeothermous
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

homeothermous
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

homeothermous
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Homeothermous
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

homeothermous
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

homeothermous
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

होमोर्मॅमस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

homeothermous
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

homeothermous
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

homeothermous
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

homeothermous
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

homeothermous
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

homeothermous
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

homeothermous
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

homeothermous
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

homeothermous
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of homeothermous

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HOMEOTHERMOUS»

The term «homeothermous» is barely ever used and occupies the 207.916 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HOMEOTHERMOUS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «homeothermous» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «homeothermous» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about homeothermous

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HOMEOTHERMOUS»

Discover the use of homeothermous in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to homeothermous and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Perspectives in Marine Biology
Three categories used are pertinent here: (1) invertebrate, (2) poikilothermous vertebrate, (3) homeothermous vertebrate. In this analysis it was, of course, evident that the amount of study being carried out on invertebrates was very small as ...
Adriano A. Buzzati-Traverso, 1958
2
Van De Graaff's Photographic Atlas for the Zoology Laboratory
Birds are homeothermous (warm-blooded) chordate animals within the class Aves.There are about 9,990 species ofbirds. Class Aves is divided into two subclasses: Archaeornithes and Neornithes. Subclass Archaeornithes includes the fossil, ...
Byron J. Adams, John L. Crawley, 2013
3
Ornithology in Laboratory and Field
Cretaceous birds such as Ichthyornis and Hesperornis must have been homeothermous (warm-blooded) but how early in their development birds acquired a thermoregulatory mechanism is problematical. Some authorities contend that ...
Olin Sewall Pettingill, Jr., 1985
4
Van De Graaff's Photographic Atlas for the Biology Laboratory:
... epidermal scales; three- or four-chambered heart; lungs Homeothermous ( warm-blooded); feathers; toothless; air sacs; four-chambered heart with right aortic arch Homeothermous; hair; mammary glands; most have seven cervical vertebrae ...
Byron J. Adams, John L. Crawley, 2013
5
Complete Biology for Medical College Entrance Examination:
Aristotle (384–322 bc), Greek philosopher, and Thermoregulation: As far as temperature regulation is (concerned, animals can be divided into two groups: poikilothermous and homeothermous. Poikilothermic means 'having a variable ...
Kumar, Bhatia
6
Diamond Mask
In the wet sand were drag-marks, wide as a wagon, where a female teuthis had scrambled out of the sea to plant one of her amazing homeothermous egg-cases on the upper strand. Dee wished she could have seen the huge, tentacled ...
Julian May, 2011
7
Infantile Sexuality and Attachment
(Roughly speaking, we may consider that the dividing line passes between homeothermous and poikilothermous species.) 3. Finally, a third point is essential to this argument: underlying the attachment relation is a communication , ...
Daniel Widlocher, 2004
8
Fishes: The Animal Answer Guide
Fishes, amphibians, and reptiles are generally considered to be “poikilothermous ” (cold-blooded), compared with “homeothermous” (warmblooded) birds and mammals. Better terms are “ectothermic” and “endothermic,” meaning that body ...
Gene Helfman, Bruce Collette, 2011
9
Exploring the Polar Regions
... the standard ration on ships at sea because it did not spoil easily. head—The outermost part of a projection of land into the surrounding water. homeothermous —From the Greek for “same temperature,” it refers to maintaining 104 Glossary.
Harry S. Anderson, John S. Bowman, 2009
10
Wildlife water development: a proceedings of the Wildlife ...
... and vertical variation in DO concentrations occurred in the deep perennial pool , WT32. Nearly homogeneous DO distributions were recorded only during three periods: (1) in winter when the water column was nearly homeothermous; (2) for  ...
George K. Tsukamoto, San Juan Stiver, Wildlife Society. Nevada Chapter, 1990

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Homeothermous [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/homeothermous>. Nov 2019 ».
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