myoelectric

adjective myo·elec·tric \ ˌmī-ō-i-ˈlek-trik \
variants: or less commonly myoelectrical play \-tri-kəl\

Definition of myoelectric

:of, relating to, or utilizing electricity generated by muscle

First Known Use of myoelectric

circa 1919


Medical Dictionary

myoelectric

adjective myo·elec·tric \ ˌmī-ō-i-ˈlek-trik \
variants: also myoelectrical play \-tri-kəl\

medical Definition of myoelectric

:of, relating to, or utilizing electricity generated by muscle

myoelectrically

play \-tri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

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