Word of the Day – Feb. 27 – Zeitgerber

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Zeitgerber  (TSTYE-gay-ber)

Definition: An environmental agent or event that provides the stimulus setting or resetting a biological clock of an organism.

Sample sentence: For humans, a societally imposed cycle, such as the schedule of work, can become a zeitgerber.

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