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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.

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The large collective working on the project, called the Ager Melo Group, consists of allergists, molecular biologists and plant physiologists working to breed new types of apples that would promote good nutrition and health, ABC News reported.
Exercise is considered a medical therapy, and exercise physiologists oversee the analysis, improvement, and maintenance of health and fitness.
Several techniques employed by the exercise physiologist to speed and shorten the recovery process of players become even more critical in such competitions.
Details of the achievement will be presented at the 47th Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society of Plant Physiologist to be held at the University of Tsukuba from March 19 to 21.
Thoelke, certified strength and conditioning specialist, was hired as a clinical exercise physiologist by Alaska Regional Hospital.
Special bonus: Includes insights from an anthropologist, psychotherapist, and physiologist.
The exercise instructions are enhanced with technical information provided by exercise physiologist Cory Fagan in order to ensure the safety and effectiveness of each exercise for the participating viewer.
Renowned exercise physiologist, coach, and Running & FitNews editorial board member Jack Daniels, PhD, has observed repeatedly that leg turnover naturally determines stride length.
Two years before, he had been profoundly affected by a summer of research with David Costill, Ph.D., an exercise physiologist at Ball State University in Muncie, IN (see "Book Review," page 14).
Do Howard Hodgkin's new paintings reprise what physiologist Max Verworn in 1908 called "ideoplastic style"--pure painterly expression or representation of interiority--or do they extend and develop the aesthetic perception at the core of this style?
Gordon, a research physiologist at the National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory (NHEERL) of the Environmental Protection Agency.
Andy visits the fitness center at least 3 days a week and religiously performs the exercises recommended by the exercise physiologist. He is a driven individual who is very enthusiastic and dedicated to his exercise program.