electroplaque

[ih-lek-truh-plak]

noun

(in certain fishes) one of a number of plates forming an electric organ, consisting of modified muscle tissue having an electric charge.

Also e·lec·tro·plax [ih-lek-truh-plaks] /ɪˈlɛk trəˌplæks/.

Origin of electroplaque

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