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rheobase
medical dictionary

The minimal strength of an electrical stimulus of indefinite duration that is able to cause excitation of a tissue, e.g., muscle or nerve.

See: chronaxie.

Synonyms: galvanic threshold.

Origin: rheo-+ G. Basis, a base

(05 Mar 2000)

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