electrokinetic

adjective
elec·​tro·​ki·​net·​ic | \i-ˌlek-trō-kə-ˈne-tik, -kī-\

Definition of electrokinetic 

: of or relating to the motion of particles or liquids that results from or produces a difference of electric potential

First Known Use of electrokinetic

1873, in the meaning defined above

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