Chronobiology



[kron-oh-bahy-ol-uh-jee] /ˌkrɒn oʊ baɪˈɒl ə dʒi/

noun
1.
the science or study of the effect of time, especially rhythms, on living systems.
/ˌkrɒnəbaɪˈɒlədʒɪ; ˌkrəʊnə-/
noun
1.
the branch of biology concerned with the periodicity occurring in living organisms See also biological clock, circadian

chronobiology chron·o·bi·ol·o·gy (krŏn’ō-bī-ŏl’ə-jē)
n.
The study of the effect of time on biological events, especially repetitive or cyclic phenomena in individuals.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Chronogram

    [kron-uh-gram] /ˈkrɒn əˌgræm/ noun 1. an inscription in which certain Roman numeral letters express a date or epoch on being added together by their values. 2. a record made by a chronograph. /ˈkrɒnəˌɡræm; ˈkrəʊnə-/ noun 1. a phrase or inscription in which letters such as M, C, X, L and V can be read as […]

  • Chronograph

    [kron-uh-graf, -grahf] /ˈkrɒn əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/ noun 1. a timepiece fitted with a recording device, as a stylus and rotating drum, used to mark the exact instant of an occurrence, especially in astronomy. 2. a timepiece capable of measuring extremely brief intervals of time accurately, as a stopwatch able to record fractions of a second as […]



  • Chronographic

    [kron-uh-graf, -grahf] /ˈkrɒn əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/ noun 1. a timepiece fitted with a recording device, as a stylus and rotating drum, used to mark the exact instant of an occurrence, especially in astronomy. 2. a timepiece capable of measuring extremely brief intervals of time accurately, as a stopwatch able to record fractions of a second as […]

  • Chronographically

    [kron-uh-graf, -grahf] /ˈkrɒn əˌgræf, -ˌgrɑf/ noun 1. a timepiece fitted with a recording device, as a stylus and rotating drum, used to mark the exact instant of an occurrence, especially in astronomy. 2. a timepiece capable of measuring extremely brief intervals of time accurately, as a stopwatch able to record fractions of a second as […]



Disclaimer: Chronobiology definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.