[fiz-ee-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌfɪz i əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/
of or relating to .
consistent with the normal functioning of an organism.
of or relating to physiology
of or relating to normal healthful functioning; not pathological
c.1600, “pertaining to natural science,” from physiology + -ical. From 1814 as “pertaining to physiology.” Related: Physiologically.
physiological phys·i·o·log·i·cal (fĭz’ē-ə-lŏj’ĭ-kəl) or phys·i·o·log·ic (-ĭk)
[pig-muh nt] /ˈpɪg mənt/ noun 1. a dry insoluble substance, usually pulverized, which when suspended in a liquid vehicle becomes a paint, ink, etc. 2. a coloring matter or substance. 3. Biology. any substance whose presence in the tissues or cells of animals or plants colors them. verb (used with object) 4. to color; add […]
[nohn plah-ket; English non pley-sit] /noʊn ˈplɑ kɛt; English nɒn ˈpleɪ sɪt/ noun, Latin. 1. it is not pleasing.
[plas-tik] /ˈplæs tɪk/ noun 1. Often, plastics. any of a group of synthetic or natural organic materials that may be shaped when soft and then hardened, including many types of resins, resinoids, polymers, cellulose derivatives, casein materials, and proteins: used in place of other materials, as glass, wood, and metals, in construction and decoration, for […]
[pley] /pleɪ/ noun 1. a dramatic composition or piece; drama. 2. a dramatic performance, as on the stage. 3. exercise or activity for amusement or recreation. 4. fun or jest, as opposed to seriousness: I said it merely in play. 5. a pun. 6. the playing, action, or conduct of a game: The pitcher was […]
[plahy-uh-buh l] /ˈplaɪ ə bəl/ adjective 1. easily bent; flexible; supple: pliable leather. 2. easily influenced or persuaded; yielding: the pliable mind of youth. 3. adjusting readily to change; adaptable. /ˈplaɪəbəl/ adjective 1. easily moulded, bent, influenced, or altered adj. late 14c., from Old French ploiable “flexible, bendable,” from plier “to bend” (see ply (n.)). […]