Definition of bioelectric in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌbʌɪəʊɪlɛkˈtrɪk/


Relating to electricity or electrical phenomena produced within living organisms.
Example sentences
  • Many aspects of human metabolism depend on the bioelectric process.
  • Apparently the titanium has an ability to regulate the body's natural bioelectric currents though cell ionisation.
  • Repeated measures ANOVA showed significant differences among the walk groups in body fat measures by bioelectric impedance and waist-to-thigh ratio.



Example sentences
  • Similarly, neurofeedback signals a convergence of psychiatry and neurology in bioelectrical approaches to treating affective disorders.
  • Less-accurate methods, such as skin-fold calipers and bioelectrical impedance, can have a margin of error of 4 percent - even greater if the tester doesn't do everything precisely right.
  • The most convenient and cost-effective way to measure the 3 body compartments is through bioelectrical impedance analysis, a quick, painless procedure that sends a low electrical current through the body.

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