galvanic contractility
galvanocontractility.

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  • galvanocontractility — The capability of a muscle of contracting under the stimulus of a galvanic (direct) current. * * * gal·va·no·con·trac·til·i·ty (gal″və no kon″trak tilґĭ te) contractility in response to a galvanic stimulus …   Medical dictionary

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