/ (ˌstɛnəˈθɜːməl) /
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(of animals or plants) able to exist only within a narrow range of temperatureCompare eurythermal
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Medical definitions for stenothermal
[ stĕn′ə-thûr′məl ]
Capable of living or growing only within a limited range of temperature. Used of bacteria.
Other words from stenothermalsten′o•therm′ n.
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