electrotaxis

[ih-lek-troh-tak-sis]

noun Biology.


Nearby words

  1. electrostatic unit,
  2. electrostatics,
  3. electrostriction,
  4. electrosurgery,
  5. electrosynthesis,
  6. electrotechnics,
  7. electrotechnology,
  8. electrotherapeutics,
  9. electrotherapist,
  10. electrotherapy

Origin of electrotaxis


Related formse·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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