- (physiology) (of two or more muscles) having equal tension
- (of a drink) designed to replace the fluid and salts lost from the body during strenuous
- Also: isosmotic. (of two solutions) having the same osmotic pressure, commonly having physiological
osmotic pressure Compare hypertonic, hypotonic
- (music) of, relating to, or characterized by the equal intervals of the well-tempered scale ⇒
Derived Formsisotonicity (ˌaɪsəʊtəʊˈnɪsɪtɪ
Example Sentences Including 'isotonic'
To be sure, its application of a combination of isometric and isotonic principles did help build muscles.
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Use of weights in lifting represents a basic isotonic resistance to effort.
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