- Of or pertaining to homeostasis.
- Multicellular organisms require a homeostatic internal environment, in order to live. (from Wikipedia article, Homeostasis)
Variant of homeostasis
- Physiol. the tendency to maintain, or the maintenance of, normal, internal stability in an organism by coordinated responses of the organ systems that automatically compensate for environmental changes
- any analogous maintenance of stability or equilibrium, as within a social group
Origin of homeostasisModL: see homeo- and amp; stasis