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English definition of “pathophysiology”

pathophysiology

noun [U] uk   /ˌpæθ.əʊ.fɪz.iˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ us    /ˌpæθ.oʊˌfɪz.iˈɑl.ə.dʒi/ specialized
the study of changes in the way the body works that result from diseaseMedical studies and the people who study them
(Definition of pathophysiology from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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