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thermolabile

 [ther″mo-la´bil]
easily affected by heat.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ther·mo·la·bile

(ther'mō-lā'bīl, -bil),
Subject to alteration or destruction by heat.
[thermo- + L. labilis, perishable]
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thermolabile

(thûr′mō-lā′bĭl, -bīl′)
adj.
Subject to destruction, decomposition, or great change by moderate heating. Used especially of biochemical substances.

ther′mo·la·bil′i·ty (-bĭl′ĭ-tē) n.
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ther·mo·la·bile

(thĕr'mō-lā'bīl)
Subject to alteration or destruction by heat.
[thermo- + L. labilis, perishable]
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