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hyperthelia hy·per·the·li·a (hī’pər-thē’lē-ə, -thēl’yə)
See polythelia.


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  • Hyperthermalgesia

    hyperthermalgesia hy·per·ther·mal·ge·si·a (hī’pər-thûr’məl-jē’zē-ə, -zhə) n. Extreme sensitivity to heat.

  • Hyperthermia

    [hahy-per-thur-mee-uh] /ˌhaɪ pərˈθɜr mi ə/ noun 1. Pathology. abnormally high fever. 2. Medicine/Medical. treatment of disease by the induction of fever, as by the injection of foreign protein or the application of heat. /ˌhaɪpəˈθɜːmɪə/ noun 1. (pathol) variants of hyperpyrexia n. 1878, medical Latin, from hyper- + Greek therme “heat” (see thermal). hyperthermia hy·per·ther·mi·a (hī’pər-thûr’mē-ə) […]

  • Hyperthermophile

    /ˌhaɪpəˈθɜːməʊˌfaɪl/ noun 1. an organism, esp a bacterium, that lives at high temperatures (above 80°C), found in some hot springs

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