unexcitable


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unexcitable

(ˌʌnɪkˈsaɪtəbəl)
adj
not excitable; not easily stirred
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Adj.1.unexcitable - not easily excitedunexcitable - not easily excited; "an unexcitable temperament"
excitable - easily excited
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Osborne says: "Jimmy is the most steady, miserable, unexcitable person I've met in my life, and he won't mind me saying that, but after Kempton the man who prides himself on never smiling was struggling to keep the po-face.
Those cells that have suffered complete and irreversible damage will not be able to respond to adenosine infusion and their membrane will remain depolarized and unexcitable.
Several studies have shown that proinflammatory cytokines induced functional changes in C-fiber afferents that led to these relatively unexcitable afferents becoming hyperactive or hyperexcitable.
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Sensory NCSs showed an increased-onset latency in the right median nerve and an unexcitable left median nerve, which are thereby, consistent with bilateral CTS (Table 1).
Both were unexcitable and flexible, neither engaging in extraneous talk.
Nerve conduction velocity test revealed axonal type of motor neuropathy in bilateral median and ulnar nerve and peroneal and tibial nerves were unexcitable bilaterally.
By preventing repolarization of the nerve ending, the postsynaptic ending becomes refractory and unexcitable, resulting in flaccid muscles.
All motor nerves tested were unexcitable to high voltage, long duration electrical stimulation and compound action potentials were absent bilaterally.
The victory was dug out by the hard-working, tenacious Peterborough players and fashioned by their unexcitable manager Keith Alexander.