Definition of electrosomatic in US English:



  • 1Pertaining to electronic devices implanted in an organism.

    • ‘Not the traditionally constituted body, but a new sort of electrosomatic construction now becomes the site of practice and project.’
    • ‘Also, electrosomatic transport of contaminants toward the cathode also contributes to contaminant mass removal..’
  • 2Pertaining to electrical fields within an organism.

    • ‘One proposed attempt at solving this problem was to treat, or "coat", the inner wall of the capillary tube so that electrosomatic flow would be reduced.’
    • ‘In particular, he and colleagues are trying to sort proteins in canals on microchips by size, charge or chemical affinities through an 'electrosomatic effect' achieved by the application of electricity.’