Inertia time



inertia time n.
The interval elapsing between the reception of the stimulus from a nerve and the contraction of the muscle.

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    [in-urt, ih-nurt] /ɪnˈɜrt, ɪˈnɜrt/ adjective 1. having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (opposed to ): inert matter. 2. Chemistry. having little or no ability to react, as nitrogen that occurs uncombined in the atmosphere. 3. Pharmacology. having no pharmacological action, as the excipient of a pill. 4. inactive or sluggish by habit […]

  • Inertness

    [in-urt, ih-nurt] /ɪnˈɜrt, ɪˈnɜrt/ adjective 1. having no inherent power of action, motion, or resistance (opposed to ): inert matter. 2. Chemistry. having little or no ability to react, as nitrogen that occurs uncombined in the atmosphere. 3. Pharmacology. having no pharmacological action, as the excipient of a pill. 4. inactive or sluggish by habit […]



  • Inescapable

    [in-uh-skey-puh-buh l] /ˌɪn əˈskeɪ pə bəl/ adjective 1. incapable of being escaped, ignored, or avoided; ineluctable: inescapable responsibilities. /ˌɪnɪˈskeɪpəbəl/ adjective 1. incapable of being escaped or avoided adj. 1792, from in- (1) “not, opposite of” + escapable (see escape). Related: Inescapably.

  • Inescapably

    [in-uh-skey-puh-buh l] /ˌɪn əˈskeɪ pə bəl/ adjective 1. incapable of being escaped, ignored, or avoided; ineluctable: inescapable responsibilities. /ˌɪnɪˈskeɪpəbəl/ adjective 1. incapable of being escaped or avoided adj. 1792, from in- (1) “not, opposite of” + escapable (see escape). Related: Inescapably.



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