Origin of histophysiology

First recorded in 1885–90; histo- + physiology
Related formshis·to·phys·i·o·log·i·cal [his-tuh-fiz-ee-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌhɪs təˌfɪz i əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjective
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histophysiology in Medicine


  1. The microscopic study of tissues in relation to their physiological functions.
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