[ih-lek-trot-n-uh s, ee-lek-] /ɪ lɛkˈtrɒt n əs, ˌi lɛk-/
the altered state of a nerve during the passage of an electric current through it.
(physiol) the change in the state of irritability and conductivity of a nerve or muscle caused by the passage of an electric current
electrotonus e·lec·trot·o·nus (ĭ-lěk’trŏt’n-əs, ē’lěk-)
Alteration in excitability and conductivity of a nerve or muscle during the passage of an electric current through it.
e·lec’tro·ton’ic (-trə-tŏn’ĭk) adj.
electrotropism e·lec·trot·ro·pism (ĭ-lěk’trŏt’rə-pĭz’əm, ē’lěk-, ĭ-lěk’trō-trō’-) n. See electrotaxis.
[ih-lek-truh-tahyp] /ɪˈlɛk trəˌtaɪp/ noun 1. a facsimile, for use in printing, of a block of , an engraving, or the like, consisting of a thin copper or nickel shell deposited by electrolytic action in a wax, lead, or plastic mold of the original and backed with lead alloy. 2. . verb (used with object), electrotyped, […]
noun 1. the use of telecommunications networks to transfer funds from one financial institution, as a bank, to another, or to withdraw funds from one’s own account to deposit in a creditor’s. Abbreviation: EFT.
- Electronic frontier foundation
body (EFF) A group established to address social and legal issues arising from the impact on society of the increasingly pervasive use of computers as a means of communication and information distribution. EFF is a non-profit civil liberties public interest organisation working to protect freedom of expression, privacy, and access to on-line resources and information. […]