electrogenesis


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to electrogenesis: electrogenic

electrogenesis

(ĭ-lĕk′trə-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The production of electrical impulses by living tissues or organisms, such as the electric eel.

e·lec′tro·gen′ic adj.
References in periodicals archive ?
Zachar J: "Electrogenesis and Contraditing in Skeletal Muscle Cells." Baltimore: University Park Press, pl03, 1971.