Definition of low-temperature in US English:

low-temperature

adjective

  • 1Having a low temperature; performed at or characteristic of a low temperature.

  • 2Figurative. Free from strong or excessive emotion; not heated or impassioned; restrained.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From low + temperature.

Pronunciation

low-temperature

/ˌləʊˈtɛmprɪtʃə/