histophysiology

[his-tuh-fiz-ee-ol-uh-jee]

noun

the branch of physiology dealing with tissues.

Nearby words

  1. histone,
  2. histone base,
  3. histonuria,
  4. histopathogenesis,
  5. histopathology,
  6. histoplasma capsulatum,
  7. histoplasmin,
  8. histoplasmoma,
  9. histoplasmosis,
  10. historian

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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Medicine definitions for histophysiology

histophysiology

[hĭs′tō-fĭz′ē-ŏlə-jē]

n.

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

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