Definition of ionophoresis in English:

ionophoresis

noun

  • 1Medicine= "iontophoresis"; (in later use also) the controlled movement of ions in tissue by electrical means.

  • 2Biochemistry. Electrophoresis of very small ions.

Origin

Early 20th century. From iono- + -phoresis, in sense 1 probably as alteration of iontophoresis.

Pronunciation

ionophoresis

/ʌɪˌɒnə(ʊ)fəˈriːsɪs/