electro-muscular love

electro-muscular

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Pertaining to the relations between electricity and certain phenomena exhibited by muscles.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective (Physiol.) Pertaining to the reaction (contraction) of the muscles under electricity, or their sensibility to it.

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Examples

  • As if Air travel isn't inconvenientand costly enough ~ the Department of Homeland Securityis consideringa new toy ~ the electro-muscular disruption bracelet, worn by all passengers, which will shock and immobilize the wearer for several minutes if you get out of line and cause an unnecessary disturbance: Allen L Roland

    ORWELL LIVES / STUN BRACELET FOR ALL AIRLINE PASSENGERS

  • Allen even had one of his electro-muscular stimulators packed into an expensive leather briefcase in a package designed for businessmen.

    Every Breath You Take

  • The committee has suggested he Government "should consider relinquishing the use of electro-muscular disruption devices", and ensure officers only use stun guns on people in incidents where they would otherwise need to shoot to kill.

    Stuff.co.nz - Stuff

  • A spokesman for XREP said: 'This is the first wireless projectile that can deliver less-than lethal electro-muscular incapacitation at long range.

    Home | Mail Online

  • The committee has suggested he Government "should consider relinquishing the use of electro-muscular disruption devices", and ensure officers only use stun guns on people in incidents where they would otherwise need to shoot to kill.

    New Zealand Herald - Top Stories

  • The committee has suggested he Government "should consider relinquishing the use of electro-muscular disruption devices", and ensure officers only use stun guns on people in incidents where they would otherwise need to shoot to kill.

    Stuff.co.nz - Stuff

  • While noting the State party's assurances that electro-muscular disruption devices

    NZ On Screen

  • A spokesman for XREP said: 'This is the first wireless projectile that can deliver less-than lethal electro-muscular incapacitation at long range.

    Home | Mail Online

  • The State party should consider relinquishing the use of electro-muscular disruption devices (EMDs) "TASERs".

    NZ On Screen

  • A spokesman for XREP said: '' This is the first wireless projectile that can deliver less-than lethal electro-muscular incapacitation at long range.

    Telegraph.co.uk: news, business, sport, the Daily Telegraph newspaper, Sunday Telegraph

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