auxotonic

World English Dictionary
auxotonic (ˌɔːksəˈtɒnɪk)
 
adj
(of muscle contraction) occurring against increasing force

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auxotonic aux·o·ton·ic (ôk'sə-tŏn'ĭk)
adj.
Relating to a muscle contracting to accommodate an increasing load.

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