electrodermal
adjective Date: 1940 of or relating to electrical activity in or electrical properties of the skin

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  • électrodermal — ● électrodermal, électrodermale, électrodermaux adjectif Se dit d une variation des potentiels électriques cutanés entre deux électrodes placées l une sur la face palmaire de la main et l autre sur sa face dorsale ou l avant bras …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • electrodermal — /i lek troh derr meuhl/, adj. of or pertaining to electrical properties or electrical activity of the skin, esp. with reference to changes in resistance. [1945 50; ELECTRO + DERMAL] * * * …   Universalium

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  • electrodermal — [ɪˌlɛktrə(ʊ) də:məl] adjective relating to or denoting measurement of the electrical conductivity of the skin …   English new terms dictionary

  • electrodermal — elec·tro·dermal …   English syllables

  • electrodermal — ə̇¦lektrō, ē¦l ˌ adjective Etymology: electr + dermal : of or relating to electrical activity in or electrical properties of the skin …   Useful english dictionary

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  • electrodermal response — A change in the heat and electricity passed through the skin by nerves and sweat. Electrodermal response increases in certain emotional states and during hot flashes that happen with menopause. Also called skin conduction and galvanic skin… …   English dictionary of cancer terms

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