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an- +‎ electrotonus


anelectrotonus (uncountable)

  1. The condition of decreased irritability of a nerve in the region of the positive electrode or anode on the passage of a current of electricity through it.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for anelectrotonus in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)