Medical Dictionary

diphasic

adj di·pha·sic \(ˈ)dī-ˈfā-zik\

Definition of DIPHASIC

:  having two phases: as a :  exhibiting a stage of stimulation followed by a stage of depression or vice versa <the diphasic action of certain drugs> b :  relating to or being a record of a nerve impulse that is negative and positive <a diphasic action potential>—compare monophasic 1, polyphasic 1
March 31, 2015
refluent Hear it
Flowing back
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