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faradize

[ far-uh-dahyz ]
/ 藞f忙r 蓹藢da瑟z /
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verb (used with object), far路a路dized, far路a路diz路ing.Medicine/Medical.
to stimulate or treat (muscles or nerves) with induced alternating electric current (distinguished from galvanize).
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Origin of faradize

From the French word faradiser, dating back to 1860鈥65. See farad, -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM faradize

far路a路di路za路tion, nounfar路a路diz路er, nounfar路a路dism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for faradize

faradize

faradise

/ (藞f忙r蓹藢da瑟z) /

verb
(tr) obsolete to treat (an organ or part) with faradic currents

Derived forms of faradize

faradization or faradisation, nounfaradizer or faradiser, noun
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