electrotaxis

noun
elec·​tro·​tax·​is | \-ˈtak-səs \
plural electrotaxes\ -​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of electrotaxis 

: movement in which an electric current constitutes the directive factor : galvanotaxis

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