The difference of electrical potential between two points.
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- This results in a decreased membrane potential, which is defined as the electrochemical potential difference of protons across the inner mitochondrial membrane.
- It is defined as the energy lost or gained by an electron as it passes through a potential difference of one volt.
- When the electrode tip is located in the vacuole, the electrical potential difference is that across two membranes, the plasma membrane and the tonoplast.
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