electrocontractility

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From electro- +‎ contractility or from electrocontractile +‎ -ity

Noun[edit]

electrocontractility (countable and uncountable, plural electrocontractilities)

  1. (uncountable) The contraction of muscle in response to an electrical stimulus
  2. (countable) A measure of the power of such contraction