[ his-tuh-fiz-ee-ol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌhɪs təˌfɪz iˈɒl ə dʒi /


the branch of physiology dealing with tissues.


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Origin of histophysiology

First recorded in 1885–90; histo- + physiology

OTHER WORDS FROM histophysiology

his·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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Medical definitions for histophysiology

[ hĭs′tō-fĭz′ē-ŏlə-jē ]


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