from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To treat or stimulate (a muscle or nerve) with faradic current.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- transitive v. To stimulate with, or subject to, faradic, or inducted, electric currents.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To stimulate, as a muscle, with induced electric currents.
Sorry, no etymologies found.
I had such high hopes for finding an answer to my friend's question...perhaps some ultra cool word like faradize, but that's already taken.