HyperDic: action_potential

English > 1 sense of the expression action potential:
NOUNeventaction potentialthe local voltage change across the cell wall as a nerve impulse is transmitted
English > action potential: 1 sense > noun 1, event
MeaningThe local voltage change across the cell wall as a nerve impulse is transmitted.
Broadernerve impulse, nervous impulse, neural impulse, impulseThe electrical discharge that travels along a nerve fiber
Spanishpotencial de acción
Catalanpotencial d'acció

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