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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
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isoelectric

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

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>

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