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electrogenesis

[ih-lek-truh-jen-uh-sis] /ɪˌlɛk trəˈdʒɛn ə sɪs/
noun, Physiology
1.
the generation of electricity in living organisms or tissue.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; electro- + -genesis
Related forms
electrogenic, adjective
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