physiologize etymology

English word physiologize comes from English physiology, English -ize

Detailed word origin of physiologize

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
physiology English (eng) (obsolete) The study and description of natural objects; natural science.. A branch of biology that deals with the functions and activities of life or of living matter (as organs, tissues, or cells) and of the physical and chemical phenomena involved.
-ize English (eng) Used to form verbs from nouns or adjectives, the verbs having the sense of "to make what is denoted by the noun/adjective".
physiologize English (eng) To speculate in physiology; to make physiological investigations.

Words with the same origin as physiologize

Descendants of physiology
pathophysiological physiologic thermophysiological
Descendants of -ize
apologize criticize jeopardize patronize specialist specialize specialty visualize