Definition of aetiologically in English:

aetiologically

(US etiologically)

adverb

  • See aetiology

    • ‘This was unfortunate as each of these variables has been etiologically linked with RE.’
    • ‘We must note, however, that all these findings are etiologically nonspecific.’
    • ‘The fetal origins of type 2 diabetes, an aetiologically distinct disorder, are now well established.’
    • ‘Stress may be obvious and likely to be aetiologically implicated.’
    • ‘An important step in meeting this challenge is to integrate interventions whose targets are linked, socially and aetiologically.’

Pronunciation

aetiologically

/ˌiːtɪəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)li/