endothermic endothermic  /ˌɛn doʊ ˈθɜr mɪk/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (of a chemical reaction or compound) occurring or formed with absorption of heat

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Thus, counterintuitively, Hell might be endothermic, as any other large mass black hole would be.

News

  • Dinosaurs Might Have Had Warm-Blooded Animals' Fast Metabolism

    Evidence is mounting against claims that dinosaurs could not have been endothermic, including a new analysis of fossil microstructures found in ruminants, lizards, dinosaurs and crocodiles -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
    on February 15, 2014     Source: Scientific American

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