thermostat(redirected from thermoregulator)
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a device interposed in a heating system by which temperature is automatically maintained between certain levels.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
An apparatus for the automatic regulation of heat, as in an incubator.
[thermo- + G. statos, standing]
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