Dictionary

isoelectric

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

isoelectric

adjective iso·elec·tric \ˌī-sō-i-ˈlek-trik\

Definition of ISOELECTRIC

1
:  having or representing zero difference of electric potential
2
:  being the pH at which the electrolyte will not migrate in an electric field <the isoelectric point of a protein>

Origin of ISOELECTRIC

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1877

isoelectric

adjective iso·elec·tric \ˌī-sō-i-ˈlek-trik\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ISOELECTRIC

1
:  having or representing the same or connecting points with the same electrical potential <an isoelectric electroencephalogram> <isoelectric maps of the body surface>
2
:  being the pH at which the electrolyte will not migrate in an electrical field <proteins migrating through a gel to a location with pH of their isoelectric point>

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: isoelectric focusingPrevious Word in the Dictionary: isodynamic lineAll Words Near: isoelectric
March 04, 2015
sprightly Hear it
Full of life and energy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears