the production of electric currents and a painful electric shock

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  • electrogenesis — noun see electrogenic …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • electrogenesis — noun The production of electricity in the tissues of a living organism See Also: electrogenic …   Wiktionary

  • electrogenesis — elec·tro·gen·e·sis i .lek trə jen ə səs n, pl e·ses .sēz the production of electrical activity esp. in living tissue …   Medical dictionary

  • electrogenesis — production of electricity Causation and Formation …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • electrogenesis — elec·tro·genesis …   English syllables

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