Faradization
Faradism Far"a*dism, Faradization Far`a*di*za"tion, n. (Med.) The treatment with faradic or induced currents of electricity for remedial purposes. [1913 Webster]

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  • faradization — (Amer.) n. stimulation of muscles or nerves by means of electrical currents, treatment by faradism (also faradisation) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • faradization — far·a·di·za·tion (făr ə dĭ zāʹshən) n. The application of faradic current to stimulate muscles and nerves. * * * …   Universalium

  • faradization — noun The therapeutic application of the faradic, or induced, electrical current …   Wiktionary

  • faradization — Therapeutic application of the faradic (induced) electrical current. * * * far·a·di·za·tion (far″ə dĭ zaґshən) the therapeutic use of an interrupted current, derived from an induction coil; principally for the stimulation of… …   Medical dictionary

  • faradization — far·a·di·za·tion …   English syllables

  • faradization — noun see faradism …   Useful english dictionary

  • faradize — faradization, n. faradizer, n. faradism, n. /far euh duyz /, v.t., faradized, faradizing. Med. to stimulate or treat (muscles or nerves) with induced alternating electric current (distinguished from galvanize). [1860 65; < F faradiser. See FARAD …   Universalium

  • History of Medicine —     History of Medicine     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► History of Medicine     The history of medical science, considered as a part of the general history of civilization, should logically begin in Mesopotamia, where tradition and philological… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Faradism — Far a*dism, Faradization Far a*di*za tion, n. (Med.) The treatment with faradic or induced currents of electricity for remedial purposes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Guillaume Duchenne — Infobox Scientist name = PAGENAME box width = image size =180px caption = Guillaume Benjamin Duchenne and assistant electrically stimulate the face of a live subject in displaying an expression birth date = September 17, 1806 birth place =… …   Wikipedia

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