- of or relating to physiology.
- consistent with the normal functioning of an organism.
Origin of physiological
Related Words for physiologicalphysical, corporeal, corporal, bodily, anatomical, fleshly, carnal, substantial, material, organic
Examples from the Web for physiological
Contemporary Examples of physiological
There may even be a physiological basis to our apprehension about the “other.”Ferguson, Immigration, and ‘Us Vs. Them’
November 27, 2014
Doctors main concern, in this epidemic, is the physiological effects of suffering from such a horrific disease.The Sham, Scaremongering Guide to Ebola
November 20, 2014
Sex is a basic human function; a physiological drive we cannot ignore.Christian Right-Wingers Love Porn: New Studies Suggest the Bible Belt Has A Kinky Side
October 11, 2014
PTSD is a complex condition that straddles both psychological and physiological symptoms triggered by trauma.Bergdahl’s Bitter Homecoming: The Psychological Cost of War
July 19, 2014
In those two books, the existential shows itself gradually—breast cancer in the first, a physiological tropism in the second.Joshua Ferris’s New Novel Chronicles an Existential Dentist in Despair
May 6, 2014
Historical Examples of physiological
Gray also invented a 'physiological receiver,' which has a curious history.Heroes of the Telegraph
You will attend at the physiological laboratory at twelve o'clock.The Captain of the Pole-Star and Other Tales
Arthur Conan Doyle
"Only not a physiological, but possibly a psychological one," remarked Arnfinn.Tales From Two Hemispheres
Hjalmar Hjorth Boysen
There is a certain amount of "physiological division of labour."Essays: Scientific, Political, & Speculative, Vol. I
In all this he was plainly influenced by his physiological studies.The Legacy of Greece
- of or relating to physiology
- of or relating to normal healthful functioning; not pathological
Word Origin and History for physiological
- Of or relating to physiology.
- Being in accord with or characteristic of the normal functioning of a living organism.
- Relating to the action of a drug when given to a healthy person, as distinguished from its therapeutic action.