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But I then had to understand it all and studied the physiology of alcoholism.
A French physiology team found that toddlers prefer smells they were exposed to in the first weeks of life.
In the early history of physiology there was, quite naturally, little or no thought given to the nature of proteolytic changes.
Another road through this chaos is provided by the physiology of speech.
In learning about the body, we have to study anatomy, physiology, and hygiene.
A study of the fundamental facts of physiology and methods of investigation.
I shall now mention a fact in the physiology of the Queen Bee, more singular than any which has yet been related.
Nor do I see any way in which this theory can be fought on grounds of physiology.
The science of physiology indicates most clearly its propriety and dignity.
1560s, "study and description of natural objects," from Middle French physiologie or directly from Latin physiologia "natural science, study of nature," from Greek physiologia "natural science, inquiry into nature," from physio- "nature" (see physio-) + logia "study" (see -logy). Meaning "science of the normal function of living things" is attested from 1610s. Related: Physiologic; physiologist.
physiology phys·i·ol·o·gy (fĭz'ē-ŏl'ə-jē)
The biological study of the functions of living organisms and their parts.
All the functions of a living organism or any of its parts.
The scientific study of an organism's vital functions, including growth and development, the absorption and processing of nutrients, the synthesis and distribution of proteins and other organic molecules, and the functioning of different tissues, organs, and other anatomic structures. Physiology studies the normal mechanical, physical, and biochemical processes of animals and plants.