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 (păth′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl) also path·o·log·ic (-ĭk)
1. Of or relating to pathology.
2. Relating to or caused by disease.
3. Of, relating to, or manifesting behavior that is habitual, maladaptive, and compulsive: a pathological liar.

path′o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.pathologically - with respect to pathology; "pathologically interesting results"
بِصورَة مُتَعَلِّقَة بِعِلْم الأمْراض
patalojik olarak


[ˌpæθəˈlɒdʒɪkəlɪ] ADVpatológicamente
to be pathologically jealoustener celos patológicos


adv jealous, violentkrankhaft


(pəˈθolədʒi) noun
the science of diseases.
paˈthologist noun
ˌpathoˈlogical adjective
ˌpathoˈlogically adverb
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"Meticulous" is one way to describe Israel Keyes' pathologically inspired routines for kidnapping, torturing, murdering and disposing of a still-unknown number of victims.
Biotechnology company NKMax America said on Tuesday that it has successfully filed its Investigational New Drug (IND) application for SNK01 with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of patients with pathologically confirmed cancer refractory to conventional therapy
I'm pathologically anti-competitive, so I don't expect to come anywhere near the front.
The Nazis believed that Germany was in danger of annihilation from a Jewish attack, and they wanted to annihilate the Jews out of a pathologically warped spirit of self-defenseand Bowers, with his remark about "genocide," subscribes to the same pathology, except in an American version.
This time "Froggy" has brought along a friend, a pathologically shy young man named Charlie, who is overcome with fear at the thought of making conversation with strangers.
Pathologically, there was no evidence that Princess Diana was pregnant, but some women say they know they're pregnant from the moment of conception.
Two hundred eighty-seven women aged 40 years or older with pathologically confirmed stage 0 to IIA breast cancer treated with breast-conserving surgery were enrolled and observed for a minimum of three years.
They are two keys that turn the same lock." Seemingly distinct categories bleed together -- fact and fiction, reality and fantasy, creator and created, individual and collective -- as experience is co-constructed and almost pathologically diffuse.
Pathologically, lesion is located in dermis and occasionally in subcutaneous tissue.
Pathologically, conventional PDAs are composed of small, irregular shaped ductal elements infiltrating the desmoplastic stroma (6).
Pathologically, the final diagnosis was leiomyomas and endometriotic cysts in the retroperitoneal space.