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12.25: Mammal Endothermy

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goosebumps Small bumps that form when mammals raise their hair with tiny muscles in the skin.
panting Method of cooling in animals with fur, such as dogs; the evaporation of water from the tongue and other moist surfaces of the mouth and throat uses heat, which helps cool the body.
shivering The simultaneous contraction of many muscles; used in mammals to generate heat.
endothermy Internal regulation of body temperature through metabolic or other physical changes.

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