Definition of endocrinological in US English:

endocrinological

adjective

  • See endocrinology

    • ‘Second, the symposium emphasized the importance of studying the physiological and endocrinological mechanisms of relatively inflexible phases.’
    • ‘Clear guidelines about haematological, biochemical, and endocrinological monitoring should be given before and during treatment with hormones.’
    • ‘There were also several investigations of neuropsychological functioning among children with congenital endocrinological disorders.’
    • ‘Increase in body weight may be a side effect of medications, damage to some centres of the brain (due to fits) or there may be some endocrinological disturbance.’
    • ‘Indeed, because human reproductive physiology is under endocrinological control, human reproductive ecologists have come to recognize that both male and female reproductive physiologies are sensitive to local environments.’

Pronunciation

endocrinological

/-ˌkrinəˈläjikəl/