anolyte

noun
an·o·lyte | \ˈanəˌlīt, -nōˌ-\
plural -s

Definition of anolyte 

: that portion of the electrolyte in the immediate vicinity of the anode in an electrolytic cell opposed to catholyte

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First Known Use of anolyte

1890, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for anolyte

anode + electrolyte

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