noun. ['ˌhoʊmiːoʊˈsteɪsəs'] (physiology) metabolic equilibrium actively maintained by several complex biological mechanisms that operate via the autonomic nervous system to offset disrupting changes.
Words that Rhyme with Homeostasis
Example sentences of the word homeostasis
1. Noun, singular or mass
Whether you're awake or asleep, your body is constantly maintaining a state of balance known as homeostasis.