multielectrode

adjective
mul·​ti·​elec·​trode | \ ˌməl-tē-i-'lek-ˌtrōd How to pronounce multielectrode (audio) , -ˌtī-\

Definition of multielectrode

: involving or containing more than one and often many electrodes a multielectrode array To make speech intelligible—and thus restore the full range of lost hearing—a deaf person may need a multielectrode implant that can excite the nerve fibers with varying levels of electricity.— Stephen Solomon

First Known Use of multielectrode

1903, in the meaning defined above

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