Definition of electrotonic
electrotonicallyplay \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb
First Known Use of electrotonic
Medical Definition of electrotonic
1: of, induced by, relating to, or constituting electrotonus <the electrotonic condition of a nerve> <electrotonic induction of depolarization>
2: of, relating to, or being the spread of electrical activity through living tissue or cells in the absence of repeated action potentials <an electrotonic junction between cells>
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