Definition of allostasis in English:

allostasis

Syllabification: al·lo·sta·sis
Pronunciation: /ˌaləˈstāsis/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

The process by which the body responds to stressors in order to regain homeostasis.

Derivatives

allostatic

Pronunciation: /-ˈstatik/
adjective

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