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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Related to or characterized by the tendency of a system, esp. the physiological system of higher animals, to maintain internal stability.

Usage examples (37)
  • This is referred to as a homeostatic system.
  • First, you free yourself of the homeostatic delusion.
  • The absorption is normally regulated by homeostatic mechanisms.
  • There must be numerous homeostatic adjustments required of cells. for more
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