electrolysis


elec·trol·y·sis

noun \i-ˌlek-ˈträl-ə-səs\
plural elec·trol·y·ses \-ˌsēz\

Definition of ELECTROLYSIS

1
a : the producing of chemical changes by passage of an electric current through an electrolyte b : subjection to this action
2
: the destruction of hair roots by an electrologist using direct current

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