electrogenic

adjective
elec·​tro·​gen·​ic | \ i-ˌlek-trə-ˈje-nik How to pronounce electrogenic (audio) \

Definition of electrogenic

: of or relating to the production of electrical activity in living tissue an electrogenic pump

Other Words from electrogenic

electrogenesis \ i-​ˌlek-​trə-​ˈje-​nə-​sis How to pronounce electrogenic (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of electrogenic

1848, in the meaning defined above

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“Electrogenic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrogenic. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

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electrogenic

adjective
elec·​tro·​gen·​ic | \ -ˈjen-ik How to pronounce electrogenic (audio) \

Medical Definition of electrogenic

: of or relating to the production of electrical activity in living tissue an electrogenic pump causing movement of sodium ions across a membrane

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