bioelectric

or bi·o·e·lec·tri·cal

[bahy-oh-i-lek-trik or bahy-oh-i-lek-tri-kuh l]

adjective

of or relating to electric phenomena occurring in living organisms.

Nearby words

  1. biodiversity,
  2. biodot,
  3. biodrama,
  4. biodynamics,
  5. bioecology,
  6. bioelectricity,
  7. bioelectrogenesis,
  8. bioelectronics,
  9. bioenergetics,
  10. bioenergy

Origin of bioelectric

First recorded in 1915–20; bio- + electric

Related formsbi·o·e·lec·tric·i·ty [bahy-oh-i-lek-tris-i-tee, -ee-lek-] /ˌbaɪ oʊ ɪ lɛkˈtrɪs ɪ ti, -ˌi lɛk-/, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for bioelectricity

bioelectricity

noun

electricity generated by a living organism
Derived Formsbioelectric, adjective

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