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faradize

[far-uh-dahyz] /ˈfær əˌdaɪz/
verb (used with object), faradized, faradizing. Medicine/Medical
1.
to stimulate or treat (muscles or nerves) with induced alternating electric current (distinguished from galvanize).
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; < French faradiser. See farad, -ize
Related forms
faradization, noun
faradizer, noun
faradism, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for faradization

faradize

/ˈfærəˌdaɪz/
verb
1.
(transitive) (obsolete) to treat (an organ or part) with faradic currents
Derived Forms
faradization, faradisation, noun
faradizer, faradiser, noun
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