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microtherm

[ mahy-kruh-thurm ]
/ ˈmaɪ krəˌθɜrm /
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noun
a plant requiring a minimum of heat for growth.
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Origin of microtherm

First recorded in 1870–75; micro- + -therm

OTHER WORDS FROM microtherm

mi·cro·ther·mic, adjective
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