histophysiology

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noun his·to·phys·i·ol·o·gy \ˌhi-stō-ˌfi-zē-ˈä-lə-jē\

Definition of histophysiology

  1. 1 :  a branch of physiology concerned with the function and activities of tissues

  2. 2 :  structural and functional tissue organization

histophysiological

play \ˌhi-stō-ˌfi-zē-ē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ or

histophysiologic

play \ˌhi-stō-ˌfi-zē-ē-ə-ˈlä-jik\ adjective

First Known Use of histophysiology

circa 1886


Medical Dictionary

histophysiology

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noun his·to·phys·i·ol·o·gy \-ˌfiz-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of histophysiology

plural

histophysiologies

  1. 1:  a branch of physiology concerned with the function and activities of tissues

  2. 2:  tissue organization (as of a bodily part) especially as it relates to function the histophysiology of the thyroid gland

histophysiological

\-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\play also

histophysiologic

\-ˈläj-ik\play adjective

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