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Pronunciation: su'pra-fiz'e-o-loj'ik, -loj'i-kal

Definition: Denoting any dose (of a chemical agent that either is or mimics a hormone, neurotransmitter, or other naturally occurring agent) that is larger or more potent than would occur naturally, or the effects of such a dose.

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