Meaning of “physiology” in the English Dictionary

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"physiology" in British English

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physiologynoun [ U ]

uk /ˌfɪz.iˈɒl.ə.dʒi/ us /ˌfɪz.iˈɑː.lə.dʒi/

(the scientific study of) the way in which the bodies of living things work

(Definition of “physiology” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"physiology" in American English

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physiologynoun [ U ]

us /ˌfɪz·iˈɑl·ə·dʒi/

the scientific study of the way in which the bodies of animals and plants work:

the physiology of the brain

(Definition of “physiology” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)