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Goldman equation

Pronunciation: gold'man

Definition: an equation derived to predict membrane potentials in terms of the membrane's permeability to ions and their concentrations on either side.

Synonym(s): constant field equation, Goldman-Hodgkin-Katz equation, GHK equation

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