contractility definition

  • noun:
    • The condition of having the ability to contract or shrink (used specially of muscle tissue)
    • The level to which anything contracts or shrinks
    • A term utilized in physiology to describe the performance of cardiac muscle tissue
    • the product quality or residential property where bodies shrink or contract.
    • the ability possessed by the fibers of residing muscle mass of contracting or shortening.
    • The built-in property or force where bodies shrink or contract; more especially, in physiology, the house which belongs to muscle tissue of getting under proper stimuli.
    • the capability or top-notch shrinking or contracting, specially by muscle tissue fibers plus some other types of living matter

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