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Noun Concept
Categories: Capacitors, Articles with short description, Membrane biology, Electrochemistry, Neural coding
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action potential  Action potentials  Activation potential  Firing rate  Nerve impulses
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The local voltage change across the cell wall as a nerve impulse is transmitted WordNet 3.0
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The local voltage change across the cell wall as a nerve impulse is transmitted WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
In physiology, an action potential occurs when the membrane potential of a specific cell location rapidly rises and falls: this depolarization then causes adjacent locations to similarly depolarize. Wikipedia
A "spike" of electrical discharge that travels along the membrane of a cell Wikipedia Disambiguation
Process by which neurons communicate with each other by changes in their membrane potentials. Wikidata