electrodialysis

noun
elec·​tro·​di·​al·​y·​sis | \ i-ˌlek-trō-dī-ˈa-lə-səs How to pronounce electrodialysis (audio) \

Definition of electrodialysis

: dialysis accelerated by an electromotive force applied to electrodes adjacent to the membranes

Other Words from electrodialysis

electrodialytic \ i-​ˌlek-​trō-​ˌdī-​ə-​ˈli-​tik How to pronounce electrodialytic (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of electrodialysis

1902, in the meaning defined above

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“Electrodialysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrodialysis. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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electrodialysis

noun
elec·​tro·​di·​al·​y·​sis | \ i-ˌlek-trō-dī-ˈal-ə-səs How to pronounce electrodialysis (audio) \
plural electrodialyses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce electrodialyses (audio) \

Medical Definition of electrodialysis

: dialysis accelerated by an electromotive force applied to electrodes adjacent to the membranes

Other Words from electrodialysis

electrodialytic \ -​ˌdī-​ə-​ˈlit-​ik How to pronounce electrodialytic (audio) \ adjective
electrodialyze or British electrodialyse \ -​ˈdī-​ə-​ˌlīz How to pronounce electrodialyse (audio) \ transitive verb electrodialyzed or British electrodialysed; electrodialyzing or British electrodialysing
electrodialyzer or British electrodialyser noun

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