physeal phys·e·al (fĭz’ē-əl)
Relating to the area of bone that separates the metaphysis and the epiphysis, in which the cartilage grows.
[fiz ed] /ˈfɪz ˈɛd/ noun, Informal. 1. physical education. physical education
[fahy-sis] /ˈfaɪ sɪs/ noun, plural physes [fahy-seez] /ˈfaɪ siz/ (Show IPA) 1. the principle of growth or change in nature. 2. nature as the source of growth or change. 3. something that grows, becomes, or develops.
physi- pref. Variant of physio-.
[fiz-ee-a-triks] /ˌfɪz iˈæ trɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) 1. . 2. . /ˌfɪzɪˈætrɪks/ noun 1. (functioning as sing) (med, US) another name for physiotherapy physiatrics phys·i·at·rics (fĭz’ē-āt’rĭks) n.