MAINTENANCE FUNCTION

Any of the wide range of process which help to maintain the body's homeostatic state.

MAINTENANCE FUNCTION: "The maintenance function examines an organisms functions whilst at homeostatic levels."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MAINTENANCE FUNCTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/maintenance-function/ (accessed July 3, 2020).
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