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One entry found for homeostasis.
Main Entry: ho·meo·sta·sis
Pronunciation: secondarystresshomacr-memacron-omacr-primarystressstamacr-sschwas
Function: noun
: a tendency for the conditions inside the body of an animal (as a mammal) to stay pretty much the same even when outside environmental conditions (as temperature) change
- ho·meo·stat·ic /-primarystressstat-ik/ adjective

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