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electro-physiology

Definitions

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. That branch of physiology which treats of electric phenomena produced through physiological agencies; it is especially concerned with electrical impulses generated by and conducted between nerves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. That branch of science which treats of electric phenomena produced through physiological agencies.

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Examples

  • They consist of nerve impulses repeated more or less rapidly, impulses which differ in no way from those already studied by the classical methods of electro-physiology.

    Edgar Adrian - Nobel Lecture

  • Beginning with Arago's and Faraday's discoveries he developed by ingenious experiments our knowledge of electrostatics, electro-dynamics, induced currents, and the like, but his greatest achievements however were in the field of electro-physiology, with frogs, torpedoes, and the like.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 10: Mass Music-Newman

  • Friedrich Wilhelm Pfluger (b. 1829) with the gases of the blood, processes of oxidation in the body; Ewald Hering (b. 1834) with the theory of self-regulation of the act breathing sensitiveness of retina to colours, and Theodor Wilhlem Engelman (b. 1834), with electro-physiology, motion of the ciliary epithelium, physiology of the heart and of the organs of sense.

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 10: Mass Music-Newman

  • We certainly saw what everyone in the industry have seen with a decrease in cardiac CAT and electro-physiology procedures and cardiovascular surgery.

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