Definition of pharmacologically in US English:

pharmacologically

adverb

  • See pharmacological

    • ‘The authors could not rule out presence of a pharmacologically active contaminant that may have contributed to the patient's condition.’
    • ‘Several pharmacologically active compounds that have been discovered in the aloe vera plant may help to decrease inflammation.’
    • ‘The most pharmacologically effective agent should be taken orally, on a regular schedule based on the half-life of the agent.’
    • ‘To attempt to recalculate such risks using a pharmacologically lowered cholesterol concentration is not appropriate.’
    • ‘These ethnic variations in pharmacologically relevant allele frequency are of such importance that they constitute a rapidly growing field known as ethno-pharmacology.’

Pronunciation

pharmacologically

/ˌfärməkəˈläjik(ə)lē//ˌfɑrməkəˈlɑdʒɪk(ə)li/