from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Adaptable to a wide range of temperatures. Used of an organism.
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- adj. Able to tolerate a wide range of temperature
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Capable of enduring great differences of temperature; found in localities which differ widely in temperature; contrasted with stenothermal.
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The zander (Sander lucioperca) is a eurythermal species distributed widely in Europe whose growth and recruitment success correlates with temperature .