bioelectricity
noun see bioelectric

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bioelectricity — bi·o·e·lec·tric·i·ty (bī ō ĭ lĕk trĭsʹĭ tē, ē lĕk ) n. An electric current that is generated by living tissue, such as nerve and muscle. * * * ▪ biology       electric potentials and currents produced by or occurring within living organisms.… …   Universalium

  • bioelectricity — n. [Gr. bios, life; elektron, amber] The electric phenomena within living tissues …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • bioelectricity — noun Any form of electricity generated within an organism, especially by a muscle or nerve …   Wiktionary

  • bioelectricity — bio·elec·tric·i·ty (bi″o e″lek trisґĭ te) the electrical phenomena that appear in living tissues, as that generated by muscle and nerve tissue …   Medical dictionary

  • bioelectricity — n. study of electrical phenomena in animals and plants …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bioelectricity — bio·electricity …   English syllables

  • bioelectricity — noun electric phenomena in animals or plants • Hypernyms: ↑organic phenomenon • Hyponyms: ↑brainwave, ↑brain wave, ↑cortical potential * * * noun see bioelectric * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • bioelectric — bioelectricity /buy oh i lek tris i tee, ee lek /, n. /buy oh i lek trik/, adj. of or pertaining to electric phenomena occurring in living organisms. Also, bioelectrical. [1915 20; BIO + ELECTRIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • Microbial fuel cell — A microbial electrolysis cell A microbial fuel cell (MFC) or biological fuel cell is a bio electrochemical system that drives a current by mimicking bacterial interactions found in nature. Mediator less MFCs are a more recent development; due to… …   Wikipedia

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