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mo·tor point

a point on the skin overlying the endplates of an underlying muscle; the application of an electrical stimulus, using an electrode, will cause contraction of the muscle.

motor point

1 a point at which a motor nerve enters a muscle.
2 any point on the skin over a muscle at which electrical stimulation (via electrode) causes contraction of the muscle. See also motor nerve, nervous system.

mo·tor point

(mō'tŏr poynt)
A point on the skin where the application of an electrical stimulus, through an electrode, will cause the contraction of an underlying muscle.

motor point

small region of a skeletal muscle in which motor endplates are aggregated; the muscle is most sensitive to electrical stimulation at this point.
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