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of, relating to, or caused by heat

The meaning of the word thermal is of, relating to, or caused by heat.

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ambleto go at or as if at an easy gait : saunter
compliancethe act or process of complying to a desire, demand, proposal, or regimen or to coercion
remonstrateto present and urge reasons in opposition : expostulate
inroadan advance or penetration often at the expense of someone or something
fermentationthe enzyme-catalyzed anaerobic breakdown of an energy-rich compound (such as a carbohydrate to carbon dioxide and alcohol or to an organic acid) by the action of microorganisms (such as bacteria or yeast) that occurs naturally and is commonly used in the production of various products (such as food, alcoholic beverages, and pharmaceuticals) especially by controlling microbial enzymatic activity
canterone who uses cant: such as
garbledmade unclear or confusing : distorted or mixed up
succumbto yield to superior strength or force or overpowering appeal or desire
shimmerto shine with a soft tremulous or fitful light : glimmer
defameto harm the reputation of by communicating false statements about : to harm the reputation of by libel (see libel