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all'-or-none' law"



Pronunciation: (ôl'ur-nun'), [key] Physiol.
the principle that under given conditions the response of a nerve or muscle fiber to a stimulus at any strength above the threshold is the same: the muscle or nerve responds completely or not at all.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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