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repolarization

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noun re·po·lar·i·za·tion \ˌrē-ˌpō-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən\

Definition of repolarization

  1. :  restoration of the difference in charge between the inside and outside of the cell membrane following depolarization

repolarize play \(ˌ)rē-ˈpō-lə-ˌrīz\ verb


1922

First Known Use of repolarization

1922


Medical Dictionary

repolarization

noun re·po·lar·iza·tion

Medical Definition of repolarization

  1. :  restoration of the difference in charge between the inside and outside of the plasma membrane of a muscle fiber or cell following depolarization

repolarize also British repolarise \(ˈ)rē-ˈpō-lə-ˌrīz\play verb repolarized also British repolarised; repolarizing also British repolarising


Variants of repolarization

also British repolarisation \ˌrē-pō-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən\play

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