animal heat

noun Physiology.

heat produced in a living animal by any of various metabolic activities.

Nearby words

  1. animal control,
  2. animal control officer,
  3. animal cracker,
  4. animal faith,
  5. animal farm,
  6. animal husbandry,
  7. animal kingdom,
  8. animal liberation front,
  9. animal magnetism,
  10. animal park

Origin of animal heat

First recorded in 1770–80 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019