non-physiologic

physiological

[fiz-ee-uh-loj-i-kuhl]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to physiology.
2.
consistent with the normal functioning of an organism.
Also, physiologic.


Origin:
1600–10; physiolog(y) + -ical

physiologically, adverb
nonphysiologic, adjective
nonphysiological, adjective
nonphysiologically, adverb
unphysiological, adjective
unphysiologically, adverb
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physiological (ˌfɪzɪəˈlɒdʒɪkəl)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to physiology
2.  of or relating to normal healthful functioning; not pathological
 
physiologically
 
adv

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physiological
c.1600, from physiology.
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physiological phys·i·o·log·i·cal (fĭz'ē-ə-lŏj'ĭ-kəl) or phys·i·o·log·ic (-ĭk)
adj.
Abbr. phys.

  1. Of or relating to physiology.

  2. Being in accord with or characteristic of the normal functioning of a living organism.

  3. Relating to the action of a drug when given to a healthy person, as distinguished from its therapeutic action.

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