repolarization

noun re·po·lar·i·za·tion \ ˌrē-ˌpō-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən \

Definition of repolarization

:restoration of the difference in charge between the inside and outside of the cell membrane following depolarization

repolarize

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈpō-lə-ˌrīz\ verb

First Known Use of repolarization

1973


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repolarization

noun re·po·lar·iza·tion
variants: also British repolarisation play \ˌrē-pō-lə-rə-ˈzā-shən\

medical Definition of repolarization

:restoration of the difference in charge between the inside and outside of the plasma membrane of a muscle fiber or cell following depolarization

repolarize

also British repolarise play \(ˈ)rē-ˈpō-lə-ˌrīz\ verb repolarized also British repolarised; repolarizing also British repolarising

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