histophysiology

noun
his·​to·​phys·​i·​ol·​o·​gy | \ ˌhi-stō-ˌfi-zē-ˈä-lə-jē How to pronounce histophysiology (audio) \

Definition of histophysiology

1 : a branch of physiology concerned with the function and activities of tissues
2 : structural and functional tissue organization

Other Words from histophysiology

histophysiological \ ˌhi-​stō-​ˌfi-​zē-​ē-​ə-​ˈlä-​ji-​kəl How to pronounce histophysiology (audio) \ or histophysiologic \ ˌhi-​stō-​ˌfi-​zē-​ē-​ə-​ˈlä-​jik How to pronounce histophysiology (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of histophysiology

circa 1886, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of histophysiology was circa 1886

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“Histophysiology.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/histophysiology. Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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histophysiology

noun
his·​to·​phys·​i·​ol·​o·​gy | \ -ˌfiz-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē How to pronounce histophysiology (audio) \
plural histophysiologies

Medical Definition of histophysiology

1 : a branch of physiology concerned with the function and activities of tissues
2 : tissue organization (as of a bodily part) especially as it relates to function the histophysiology of the thyroid gland

Other Words from histophysiology

histophysiological \ -​ē-​ə-​ˈläj-​i-​kəl How to pronounce histophysiology (audio) \ also histophysiologic \ -​ˈläj-​ik How to pronounce histophysiology (audio) \ adjective

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