Definition of Faradic

1. a. Of or pertaining to Michael Faraday, the distinguished electrician; -- applied especially to induced currents of electricity, as produced by certain forms of inductive apparatus, on account of Faraday's investigations of their laws.



Definition of Faradic

1. Adjective. (physics) Of or pertaining to electricity, especially to electrical induction. ¹

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Definition of Faradic

1. pertaining to a type of electric current [adj]

Medical Definition of Faradic

1. Of or pertaining to Michael Faraday, the distinguished electrician; applied especially to induced currents of electricity, as produced by certain forms of inductive apparatus, on account of Faraday's investigations of their laws. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Faradic

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Literary usage of Faradic

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1. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease by American Neurological Association, Philadelphia Neurological Society, Chicago Neurological Society, New York Neurological Association, Boston Society of Psychiatry and Neurology (1890)
"As it appeared in the course of his experiments that metallic or fluid rheostats weakened in a very high degree the faradic current, and thus greatly ..."

2. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans G√ľnther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"(a) The faradic Current In making examinations with the faradic current, to test the so-called faradic excitability, it is of course the secondary or ..."

3. The Retrospect of Medicine by William Braithwaite (1874)
"In these cases the faradic and the interrupted voltaic currents, ... As in other forms of paralysis, where this current acts and the faradic current elicits ..."

4. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1893)
"I HAVE been for years more or less interested in the therapeutic development of faradic electricity, but have as yet made no public mention of the ..."

5. A Practical Treatise on the Medical and Surgical Uses of Electricity by George Miller Beard, Alphonso David Rockwell (1871)
"COMPARATIVE VALUE OF THE GALVANIC AND faradic CURRENTS. SINCE the time of Remak the comparative value of the galvanic and faradic currents in therapeutics ..."

6. A Dictionary of Electrical Words, Terms and Phrases by Edwin James Houston (1903)
"In electro-therapeutics, the effects produced on the nerves or muscles by the use cf a faradic current, in order to distinguish such effects from ..."

7. Elementary Principles of Electro-therapeutics for the Use of Physicians and by Celia M. Haynes (1887)
"Although it is possible to attach all the galvanic cells to the faradic coil, ... The large faradic cell contains fluid sufficient for at least thirty ..."

8. Transactions of the American Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting by American Ophthalmological Society (1876)
"THE INFLUENCE OF THE faradic CURRENT IN THE TREATMENT OF VITREOUS OPACITIES, WITH CASES. ... I used the faradic current for the condition of the retina, ..."

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