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electrolyze

[ ih-lek-truh-lahyz ]
/ 瑟藞l蓻k tr蓹藢la瑟z /
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verb (used with object), e路lec路tro路lyzed, e路lec路tro路lyz路ing.Physical Chemistry.
to decompose by electrolysis.
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Also especially British, e路lec路tro路lyse .

Origin of electrolyze

First recorded in 1825鈥35; electro- + -lyze

OTHER WORDS FROM electrolyze

e路lec路tro路ly路za路tion, noune路lec路tro路lyz路er, noun
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