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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 phys·i·ol·o·gy /ˌfɪziˈɑləʤi/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 phys·i·ol·o·gy /ˌfɪzɪˈɑləʤɪ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 phys·i·ol·o·gy n.; pl. Physiologies
 1. The science which treats of the phenomena of living organisms; the study of the processes incidental to, and characteristic of, life.
 Note:It is divided into animal and vegetable physiology, dealing with animal and vegetable life respectively. When applied especially to a study of the functions of the organs and tissues in man, it is called human physiology.
 2. A treatise on physiology.
 Mental physiology, the science of the functions and phenomena of the mind, as distinguished from a philosophical explanation of the same.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the
           functioning of organisms
      2: processes and functions of an organism