DEEP BODY TEMPERATURE By Nugent, Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Temperature of the organs inside the body. Also called core temperature. See body temperature. DEEP BODY TEMPERATURE: "If your deep body temperature drops you are liable to die." Related Psychology Terms THERMORECEPTOR BODY TEMPERATURE VISCERA BODY TEMPERATURE BODY CELL WEAR-AND-TEAR THEORY OF AGING INTERNAL ENVIRONMENT THERMAL SENSITIVITY SWEATING GENICULATE BODY, GENITAL Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "DEEP BODY TEMPERATURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deep-body-temperature/ (accessed December 18, 2018).