Simple Definition of electrolysis
: the process of removing unwanted hair by killing the hair root with an electric current
chemistry : the process of separating a liquid into its different chemical parts by passing an electric current through it
Examples of electrolysis
She had electrolysis done on her upper lip.
First Known Use of electrolysis
ELECTROLYSIS Defined for Kids
Definition of electrolysis
: the producing of chemical changes by passage of an electric current through a liquid
Medical Definition of electrolysis
plural elec·trol·y·ses \-ˌsēz\play
1a: the producing of chemical changes by passage of an electric current through an electrolyteb: subjection to this action
2: the destruction of hair roots by an electrologist using direct current
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