microphonic

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mi·cro·phone

 (mī′krə-fōn′)
n.
An instrument that converts sound waves into an electric current, usually fed into an amplifier, a recorder, or a broadcast transmitter.

mi′cro·phon′ic (-fŏn′ĭk) adj.

microphonic

(ˌmaɪkrəˈfɒnɪk)
adj
1. (Electronics) of or relating to microphones
2. (Electronics) (of valves or other electronic components) unusually sensitive to incident sound or mechanical shock
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2) Moreover, a significant decrease in cochlear microphonic and cochlear nerve action potential has been demonstrated in guinea pigs in a uremic state.
81,88,89) We obtained baseline levels of compound action potentials and cochlear microphonic thresholds in the guinea pigs, and then randomly assigned them to one of three groups:
The normal ECoG response is very complex, consisting of an AP, a summating potential (SP), and cochlear microphonic (CM) responses.