[kron-uh-trop-ik, -troh-pik] /ˌkrɒn əˈtrɒp ɪk, -ˈtroʊ pɪk/
affecting the rate or timing of a physiologic process, as the heart rate.
chronotropic chron·o·trop·ic (krŏn’ə-trŏp’ĭk, -trō’pĭk)
Affecting the rate of rhythmic movements, such as the heartbeat.
chronotropism chro·not·ro·pism (krə-nŏt’rə-pĭz’əm) n. The modification of the rate of a periodic movement, such as the heartbeat, through some external influence.
operating system The UNIX command to make the root directory (/) become something other than its default for the lifetime of the current process. It can only be run by privileged users and is used to give a process (commonly a network server such as FTP or HTTP) access to a restricted portion of the […]
PowerPC Platform common hardware reference platform
1. variant of before a vowel: chryselephantine.