ion·o·phore noun \ī-ˈä-nə-ˌfȯr\
: a compound that facilitates transmission of an ion (as of calcium) across a lipid barrier (as in a cell membrane) by combining with the ion or by increasing the permeability of the barrier to it
First Known Use of IONOPHORE
ion·o·phore noun \ī-ˈän-ə-ˌfō(ə)r, -ˌfȯ(ə)r\ (Medical Dictionary)
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