electrowinning

noun
elec·​tro·​win·​ning | \ i-ˈlek-trō-ˌwi-niŋ How to pronounce electrowinning (audio) \

Definition of electrowinning

: the recovery especially of metals from solutions by electrolysis

First Known Use of electrowinning

1924, in the meaning defined above

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“Electrowinning.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electrowinning. Accessed 25 Feb. 2020.

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