homeotherm vs homoiotherm what difference

what is difference between homeotherm and homoiotherm

English

Etymology

homeo- +‎ -therm

Pronunciation

  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈhoʊmioʊˌθɝm/
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈhəʊmi.əʊˌθɜːm/
  • Hyphenation: ho‧me‧o‧therm

Noun

homeotherm (plural homeotherms)

  1. A creature that maintains a stable internal body temperature regardless of external influence.

Synonyms

  • endotherm

Antonyms

  • poikilotherm

Derived terms

  • homeothermic
  • homeothermically
  • homeothermy

Translations



English

Alternative forms

  • homeotherm

Noun

homoiotherm (plural homoiotherms)

  1. (biology) Any warm-blooded animal

Related terms

  • homoiothermal
  • homoiothermic
  • homoiothermy

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