Dictionary.com

electrotaxis

[ ih-lek-troh-tak-sis ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊˈtæk sɪs /
Save This Word!

noun Biology.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?

Origin of electrotaxis

OTHER WORDS FROM electrotaxis

e·lec·tro·tac·tic [ih-lek-troh-tak-tik], /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈtæk tɪk/, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

Medical definitions for electrotaxis

electrotaxis
[ ĭ-lĕk′trō-tăksĭs ]

n.
Movement of organisms or cells in response to an electric current.electrotropism
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
FEEDBACK