a device that measures and controls the temperature of a machine or room, by switching the heating or cooling system on and off as necessarynounjump to other results
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NAmE//ˌθərməˈstæt̮ɪk//adjective [only before noun] thermostatic control
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NAmE//ˌθərməˈstæt̮ɪkli//adverb The oven is thermostatically controlled.