verb (used with object), ther·mo·stat·ted or ther·mo·stat·ed; ther·mo·stat·ting or ther·mo·stat·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM thermostatther·mo·stat·ic, adjectivether·mo·stat·i·cal·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for thermostatic
This is accomplished by means of a thermostatic bar made of plates of brass and vulcanite fastened together.
Fig. 69 shows a thermostatic control valve attached to the bottom of a heater coil, and at the side of storage tank.Elements of Plumbing|Samuel Dibble
The automatic iron has what is called a thermostatic control which holds the temperature of the iron at the heat you want.Electricity for the 4-H Scientist|Eric B. Wilson
It probably wouldn't be noticed that the torn and blood-spattered clothes on the corpse were not thermostatic.The Standardized Man|Stephen Bartholomew
British Dictionary definitions for thermostatic
Derived forms of thermostatthermostatic, adjectivethermostatically, adverb
Scientific definitions for thermostatic
Cultural definitions for thermostatic
A device that monitors and automatically responds to changes in temperature and activates switches controlling devices such as furnaces or air conditioners.