Definition of myoelectric in US English:

myoelectric

adjective

Medicine
  • Designating or relating to the electric currents associated with muscular action; (of a prosthetic limb) operated by such currents.

Origin

1950s. From myo- + electric. Compare earlier neuroelectric, nervo-electric.

Pronunciation

myoelectric

/ˌmʌɪəʊɪˈlɛktrɪk/