homothermal etymology

English word homothermal comes from English homo-, English thermal

Detailed word origin of homothermal

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
homo- English (eng) (organic chemistry) Used to form the names of compounds derived from simpler ones by addition of a methylene group. Of or pertaining to homosexuals or homosexuality. Same.
thermal English (eng) (gliding, often in the present participle) To fly an unpowered aircraft in a (thermal) column of rising air.. (stone) To create a rough finish on stone by treating it with a high-temperature blow-torch. (fabric) Providing efficient insulation so as to keep the body warm.. (stone) Having a rough finish by treatment with a blow-torch.. Caused, brought about by heat.. Pertaining to heat or [...]
homothermal English (eng)

Words with the same origin as homothermal

Descendants of homo-
homoarginine homocarnosine homocentrism homodifunctionalized homodisubstituted homodromous homoerotic homomania homomer homonym homopaternal homophase homophobe homophobia homopurine homorhythm homosex homosphere homostructure homosubstituted homotaxis homovanillic homovanillic acid homovitexin
Descendants of thermal