nonelectrolyte

noun
non·​elec·​tro·​lyte | \ ˌnän-ə-ˈlek-trə-ˌlīt How to pronounce nonelectrolyte (audio) \

Definition of nonelectrolyte

: a substance that does not readily ionize when dissolved or melted and is a poor conductor of electricity

First Known Use of nonelectrolyte

1891, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of nonelectrolyte was in 1891

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nonelectrolyte

noun
non·​elec·​tro·​lyte | \ ˌnän-ə-ˈlek-trə-ˌlīt How to pronounce nonelectrolyte (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonelectrolyte

: a substance that does not readily ionize when dissolved or melted and is a poor conductor of electricity

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