What does Basal temperature mean?

Basal temperature meaning in Medical Dictionary

1) frequently, your heat on awakening in the morning. As alterations in basal heat accompany ovulation, it's tracked by women that need to guarantee or avoid maternity. 2) A crude way of measuring thyroid gland purpose via using and evaluating basal temperatures (also called the Broda test.)

Basal temperature meaning in General Dictionary

body temperature each day before rising or going about or eating any old thing