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poikilotherm

(poikə-lə-thûrm′, poi-kĭlə-)
n.
  1. An organism, such as a fish or reptile, having a body temperature that varies with the temperature of its surroundings; an ectotherm.
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poikilotherm

[poi-kĭlə-thûrm′]
  1. See ectotherm.
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