faradize


faradize
faradization, n.faradizer, n.faradism, n.
/far"euh duyz'/, v.t., faradized, faradizing. Med.
to stimulate or treat (muscles or nerves) with induced alternating electric current (distinguished from galvanize).
[1860-65; < F faradiser. See FARAD, -IZE]

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  • Faradize — Far a*dize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faradized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Faradizing}.] (Med.) To stimulate with, or subject to, faradic, or inducted, electric currents. {Far a*diz er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • faradize — (Amer.) v. stimulate muscles or nerves by means of electrical currents, treat by faradism (also faradise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • faradize — [far′ə dīz΄] vt. faradized, faradizing [after FARADAY Michael: see IZE] to treat or stimulate (a muscle or nerve) with faradic current faradization n …   English World dictionary

  • faradize — far·a·dize also Brit far·a·dise far ə .dīz vt, dized also Brit dised; diz·ing also Brit dis·ing to treat by faradism far·a·di·za·tion also Brit far·a·di·sa·tion .far əd ə zā shən, ī zā n far·a·diz·er also Brit far·a·dis·er far ə .dī zər n …   Medical dictionary

  • faradize — far·a·dize …   English syllables

  • faradize — far•a•dize [[t]ˈfær əˌdaɪz[/t]] v. t. dized, diz•ing med to stimulate or treat (muscles or nerves) with induced alternating electric current • Etymology: < F faradiser far a•di•za′tion, n. far′a•diz er, n. far′a•dism, n …   From formal English to slang

  • faradize — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Faradized — Faradize Far a*dize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faradized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Faradizing}.] (Med.) To stimulate with, or subject to, faradic, or inducted, electric currents. {Far a*diz er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Faradizer — Faradize Far a*dize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faradized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Faradizing}.] (Med.) To stimulate with, or subject to, faradic, or inducted, electric currents. {Far a*diz er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Faradizing — Faradize Far a*dize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Faradized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Faradizing}.] (Med.) To stimulate with, or subject to, faradic, or inducted, electric currents. {Far a*diz er}, n. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English