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Noun: hypothermia  ,hI-pow'thur-mee-u or ,hI-pu'thur-mee-u
  1. Subnormal body temperature
    "She was underdressed for the hiking trip and suffered hypothermia"

Derived forms: hypothermias

Type of: physical condition, physiological condition, physiological state

Antonym: hyperthermia

Encyclopedia: Hypothermia, induced