body clock

noun

Definition of body clock

:the internal mechanisms that schedule periodic bodily functions and activities usually not used technically

Examples of body clock in a Sentence

  1. It takes a while for my body clock to get adjusted when I fly from New York to London.

First Known Use of body clock

1916


BODY CLOCK Defined for English Language Learners

body clock

noun

Definition of body clock for English Language Learners

  • : a system in the body that controls when you need to sleep, eat, etc.


Medical Dictionary

body clock

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noun \ -ˈkläk \

medical Definition of body clock

:the internal mechanisms that schedule bodily functions and activities not usually used technically

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