of or relating to the biological study of physiology
"physiological psychology"; "Pavlov's physiological theories"
of or consistent with an organism's normal functioning
"physiologic functions"; "physiological processes"
Of, or relating to physiology.
Relating to the action of a drug when given to a healthy person, as distinguished from its therapeutic action.
of or pertaining to physiology; relating to the science of the functions of living organism; as, physiological botany or chemistry
The numerical value of physiological in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of physiological in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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Pleasant food aromas stimulate an involuntary physiological reaction : the mouth will salivate and the stomach will contract, mimicking hunger pangs.
We're certainly excited about the energy-burning capacity, but we're thinking about the more broad physiological basis of what brown fat may be able to do.
Hunger is the physiological need for calories, water, and salt, and it's driven by a mix of factors, including your diet, appetite hormones, and emotional factors, such as stress.
The best women will never outrun the best men, physiological differences explain that men will always be faster: Women have smaller hearts, more fat to carry, less hemoglobin, less muscle mass.
We are confronting three main factors that can underlie depression: an internal clock that runs slower than 24 hours, late evening light exposure that adds physiological time and further slows the process, and a dark bedroom that disallows the morning light signal essential for achieving synchrony with local solar time.
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Translations for physiological
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- fisiològicCatalan, Valencian
- élettani, fiziológiaiHungarian
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