[ee-tee-uh-loj-ik or ee-tee-uh-loj-i-kuh l]
- of or relating to causes or origins.
- Pathology. originating from; causal: etiologic agent.
- of or relating to etiology.
Origin of etiologic
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Examples from the Web for etiological
In the second place, it is possible that the etiological factor is alcohol.Mentally Defective Children
The influence of this as an etiological factor in derangement of digestion can scarcely be exaggerated.
As an etiological factor certain morbid mental states rank first, as we have seen, in the order of importance.
This briefly covers the whole ground of the etiological relations of the disease.
In other words, dysentery is only a clinical, and is in no way an etiological, expression of a disease.