thermobiosis

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thermobiosis

(thĕr″mō-bī-ō′sĭs) [″ + biosis, way of life]
The ability to withstand high temperature.
thermobiotic, adjective
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They discuss the survival of plant-parasitic and animal-parasitic nematodes outside their host, the genomes of Pristionchus pacificus and implications for survival attributes, the Dauer phenomenon, gene induction and desiccation stress in nematodes, longevity and stress tolerance in entomopathogenic nematodes, cold tolerance, molecular analyses and dessication survival in Antarctic nematodes, thermobiotic survival, osmotic and ionic regulation, and the biochemistry of survival.