Electrotonic

• (a.) Relating to electrotonus; as, the electrotonic condition of a nerve. • (a.) Of or pertaining to electrical tension; -- said of a supposed peculiar condition of a conducting circuit during its exposure to the action of another conducting circuit traversed by a uniform electric current when both circuits remain stationary.Electrotoni...
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electrotonic

(e-lek″tro-ton´ik) pertaining to electrotonus. denoting the direct spread of current in tissues by electrical conduction, without the generation of new current by action potentials.
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electrotonic

1. <physics> Of or pertaining to electrical tension; said of a supposed peculiar condition of a conducting circuit during its exposure to the action of another conducting circuit traversed by a uniform electric current when both circuits remain stationary. ... 2. <physiology> Relating to electrotonus; as, the electrotonic condition of a...
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Electrotonic

E·lec`tro·ton'ic adjective 1. (Physics) Of or pertaining to electrical tension; -- said of a supposed peculiar condition of a conducting circuit during its exposure to the action of another conducting circuit traversed by a uniform electric current when both circuits remain stationary.
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electrotonic

electrotonic The modified condition of a motor nerve under the influence of a constant galvanic current.
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Electrotonic

In general, a stable, rather than constantly changing (clonic) electrical potential. In the present context, the neuron's resting potential is an electrotonic potential.
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electrotonic

Type: Term Pronunciation: ē-lek′trō-ton′ik Definitions: 1. Relating to electrotonus.
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