faradism

noun

far·​a·​dism ˈfer-ə-ˌdi-zəm How to pronounce faradism (audio)
ˈfa-rə-
: the application of a faradic current of electricity (as for therapeutic purposes)

Word History

First Known Use

1876, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of faradism was in 1876

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Cite this Entry

“Faradism.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/faradism. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

Medical Definition

faradism

noun
far·​a·​dism ˈfar-ə-ˌdiz-əm How to pronounce faradism (audio)
: the application of a faradic current of electricity (as for therapeutic purposes)
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