chronotropic

[kron-uh-trop-ik, -troh-pik]

adjective

affecting the rate or timing of a physiologic process, as the heart rate.

Origin of chronotropic

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chronotropic in Medicine

chronotropic

[krŏn′ə-trŏpĭk, -trōpĭk]

adj.

Affecting the rate of rhythmic movements, such as the heartbeat.
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