electrophysiology

noun elec·tro·phys·i·ol·o·gy \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˌfi-zē-ˈä-lə-jē \
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of electrophysiology

1 :physiology that is concerned with the electrical aspects of physiological phenomena
2 :electrical phenomena associated with a physiological process (such as the function of a body or bodily part)
  • electrophysiology of the eye

electrophysiological

play \i-ˌlek-trō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ or less commonly electrophysiologic play \i-ˌlek-trō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-jik\ adjective

electrophysiologically

play \i-ˌlek-trō-ˌfi-zē-ə-ˈlä-ji-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

electrophysiologist

play \i-ˌlek-trō-ˌfi-zē-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

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First Known Use of electrophysiology

1838


Medical Dictionary

electrophysiology

noun elec·tro·phys·i·ol·o·gy \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˌfiz-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē \

medical Definition of electrophysiology

plural electrophysiologies
1 :physiology that is concerned with the electrical aspects of physiological phenomena
2 :electrical phenomena associated with a physiological process (as the function of a body or bodily part)
  • electrophysiology of the eye

electrophysiological

play \-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ also electrophysiologic play \-ik\ adjective

electrophysiologically

play \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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