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electrodeposit

noun elec·tro·de·pos·it \ i-ˌlek-trō-di-ˈpä-zət \

Definition of electrodeposit

: a deposit formed in or at an electrode by electrolysis

First Known Use of electrodeposit

1845


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electrodeposit

verb

Definition of electrodeposit

transitive verb
: to deposit (a substance, such as a metal or rubber) by electrolysis

electrodeposition

play \i-ˌlek-trō-ˌde-pə-ˈzi-shən, -ˌdē-pə-\ noun

First Known Use of electrodeposit

1859


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