homeothermic vs homoiothermic what difference

what is difference between homeothermic and homoiothermic

English

Alternative forms

  • homeothermal
  • homoiothermic
  • homothermal
  • homœothermic

Etymology

homeo- +‎ thermic, from the Ancient Greek ὅμοιος (hómoios, of like kind, similar) in conjunction with θέρμη (thérmē, heat).

Adjective

homeothermic (not comparable)

  1. (zoology) Capable of maintaining a relatively constant body temperature independent of the surrounding environment.
    Synonyms: endothermic, warm-blooded, homothermic
    Antonyms: ectothermic, cold-blooded, poikilothermic

Translations

  • Polish: homeotermiczny (pl)


English

Adjective

homoiothermic (not comparable)

  1. Alternative form of homeothermic

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