chronobiology

noun chro·no·bi·ol·o·gy \ ˌkrä-nō-bī-ˈä-lə-jē , ˌkrō- \

Definition of chronobiology

: the study of biological rhythms

chronobiologic

play \-bī-ə-ˈlä-jik\ or chronobiological play \-ji-kəl\ adjective

chronobiologist

play \-bī-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

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First Known Use of chronobiology

1969


Medical Dictionary

chronobiology

noun chro·no·bi·ol·o·gy \ ˌkrän-ə-bī-ˈäl-ə-jē, ˌkrō-nə- \

medical Definition of chronobiology

plural chronobiologies
: the study of biological rhythms

chronobiologic

play \-ˌbī-ə-ˈläj-ik\ or chronobiological play \-i-kəl\ adjective

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