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PHYSIOLOGY, med. jur. The science which treats of the functions of animals; it is the science of life.
     2. The legal practitioner who expects to rise to eminence, must acquire some acquaintance with physiology. This subject is intimately connected with gestation, birth, life and death. Vide 2 Chit. Pr. 42, n.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The authors had previously shown that at physiologically relevant concentrations (i.e.
Excessive revision and its impact on sleep patterns can have serious repercussions both mentally and physiologically, according to Tanya Dharamshi, leading counselling psychologist at The Priory Wellbeing Centre, Dubai.
These measurements provide more physiologically relevant data and deeper, more meaningful insights into active biological processes and cellular function than what is achievable with conventional endpoint assay.
Direct application of physiologically patterned magnetic fields with intensities between 1 and 5 [micro]T across the temporal lobes of volunteers has been reported to be associated with a continuum of subjective experiences including the "sensed presence" [17].
For food safety, ImmunogenX is pioneering advanced mass spectrometry methods to identify new physiologically relevant gluten peptide sequences in wheat, barley, and rye and has developed a multiplexed quantitation method to screen for the full range of gluten proteins in food and consumer products.
Scott Carmer, CEO of Orgenesis North America, said, 'While our newly issued patent is very broad, and covers the use of any adult cell type that might be used to generate Insulin Producing Cells, we have chosen to use liver cells because of how very closely they are physiologically related to pancreatic cells.'
8,535,649 B2; Chanel Parfums Beaute, Neuilly sur Seine, France, has patented cosmetic composition comprising, in a physiologically acceptable medium, at least one anhydrous gel having a viscosity of at least 180,000 cP*s at 25[degrees]C, which includes at least one oil and at least one copolymer of styrene and at least one olefin other than styrene; at least one ester obtained from a saturated or unsaturated and linear or branched aliphatic acid or hydroxy acid having from 8 to 30 carbon atoms, a linear or branched diacid having from 12 to 36 carbon atoms, and glycerol or a glycerol condensate; and optionally at most 10% by weight of wax(es).
have reported an error in their article "A Physiologically Based Pharmacokinetic Model for the Assessment of Infant Exposure to Persistent Organic Pollutants in Epidemiologic Studies " [Environ Health Perspect 117:481-487 (2009)].
However, studies are lacking to test this correlation using physiologically relevant, whole food sources of anthocyanins.
From previous research, scientists knew that humans blinked more than is physiologically necessary to lubricate their eyes.
My guess on the reader's problem is that they were either trying to save sweetcorn or the corn was not physiologically mature when they dried it.
Many birds (n = 448), however, were too physiologically compromised and did not survive."