ectotherm

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ectotherm

 [ek´to-therm″]
1. an animal that exhibits ectothermy.

ectotherm

(ĕk′tə-thûrm′)
n.
An organism that depends on external sources for its body heat.

ectotherm

(ek'to-therm?) [ ecto- + therm-] Cold-blooded animal.ectothermic (ek?to-ther'mik), adjective

ectotherm

a cold-blooded animal. see POIKILOTHERM.