electrotaxis

[ ih-lek-troh-tak-sis ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊˈtæk sɪs /

noun Biology.

Origin of electrotaxis

Related forms

e·lec·tro·tac·tic [ih-lek-troh-tak-tik] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈtæk tɪk/, adjective
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Medicine definitions for electrotaxis

electrotaxis

[ ĭ-lĕk′trō-tăksĭs ]

n.

Movement of organisms or cells in response to an electric current.electrotropism

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