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Definitions for physiological
ˌfɪz i əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəlphys·i·o·log·i·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. physiological(adj)

    of or relating to the biological study of physiology

    "physiological psychology"; "Pavlov's physiological theories"

  2. physiologic, physiological(adj)

    of or consistent with an organism's normal functioning

    "physiologic functions"; "physiological processes"


  1. physiological(Adjective)

    Of, or relating to physiology.

  2. physiological(Adjective)

    Relating to the action of a drug when given to a healthy person, as distinguished from its therapeutic action.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Physiological(adj)

    of or pertaining to physiology; relating to the science of the functions of living organism; as, physiological botany or chemistry

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of physiological in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of physiological in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of physiological in a Sentence

  1. Rachel Erwin:

    We’ve taken the clinical part out of it, i think medicine can be useful if someone is in an acute state, and I think there’s a place for that. The problem is ultimately if you don’t get into those various things that have gotten stuck in someone, like a state of fear or anxiety or depression, and if you don’t get into that physiological part of a person and [you do] medicate it, you’re freezing the part of the person.

  2. Diana Zuckerman:

    You take something that can occur from a wide range of reasons, some of which have nothing to do with physiological or medical problems, and you turn it into a medical problem, you give it a name and you sell a product to get rid of it.

  3. Susan Clayton:

    Stress has clear physiological effects.

  4. Yaron Kranz:

    The system detects the physiological state of the pilot while he is still in control and it can predict if he is going to lose consciousness, giving enough time to take evasive action.

  5. David Hutchon:

    When it comes to labor management practices, we need to find a better way of testing for the cord blood gases as well as getting billions of stem cells out of the cord and placenta after the baby has had its physiological transition and a normal blood volume, we're getting closer to finding a solution but we're just not there yet.

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