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Definition of physiology noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    physiology

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˌfɪziˈɑlədʒi//
     
     
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  1. 1[uncountable] the scientific study of the normal functions of living things the department of anatomy and physiology
  2. 2[uncountable, singular] the way in which a particular living thing functions plant physiology the physiology of the horse
physiological
 
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NAmE//ˌfɪziəˈlɑdʒɪkl//
 
adjective the physiological effect of space travel physiological research
physiologically
 
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NAmE//ˌfɪziəˈlɑdʒɪkli//
 
adverb
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: physiology