[ fiz-ee-uh-loj-i-kuhl ]
/ ˌfɪz i əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl /
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of or relating to physiology.
consistent with the normal functioning of an organism.
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Often phys·i·o·log·ic .
Origin of physiological
First recorded in 1600–10; physiolog(y) + -ical
OTHER WORDS FROM physiological
phys·i·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverbnon·phys·i·o·log·ic, adjectivenon·phys·i·o·log·i·cal, adjectivenon·phys·i·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverb
un·phys·i·o·log·i·cal, adjectiveun·phys·i·o·log·i·cal·ly, adverb
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How to use physiological in a sentence
The first elucidation of physiologic basis for the connection began in the next decade.Can Being With Your Family on Thanksgiving Actually Kill You?|Kent Sepkowitz|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The physiologic action of this syrup is that which would be suggested by the constituents.
Variations of physiologic life under tropical thermal conditions have little to do with the race.Degeneracy|Eugene S. Talbot
This is the crowning work on physiologic optics, and will mark a new era in optical study.Watch and Clock Escapements|Anonymous
That the obstacles to good speaking and singing are psychologic rather than physiologic.
Singing is mental rather than physical, psychologic rather than physiologic.
British Dictionary definitions for physiological
/ (ˌfɪzɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl) /
of or relating to physiology
of or relating to normal healthful functioning; not pathological
Derived forms of physiologicalphysiologically, adverb
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