polyelectrolyte

noun
poly·elec·tro·lyte | \ˌpä-lē-ə-ˈlek-trə-ˌlīt \

Definition of polyelectrolyte 

: a substance of high molecular weight (such as a protein) that is an electrolyte

First Known Use of polyelectrolyte

1947, in the meaning defined above

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polyelectrolyte

noun
poly·elec·tro·lyte | \ˌpäl-ē-ə-ˈlek-trə-ˌlīt \

Medical Definition of polyelectrolyte 

: a substance of high molecular weight (as a protein) that is an electrolyte

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