[ ih-lek-truh-lahyz ]
/ ɪˈlɛk trəˌlaɪz /
verb (used with object), e·lec·tro·lyzed, e·lec·tro·lyz·ing. Physical Chemistry.
to decompose by electrolysis.
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
Question 1 of 10
Also especially British, e·lec·tro·lyse.
OTHER WORDS FROM electrolyzee·lec·tro·ly·za·tion, noune·lec·tro·lyz·er, noun
Words nearby electrolyze
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
Example sentences from the Web for electrolyze
These experiments give abundant proofs that a single pair of plates can electrolyze bodies and separate their elements.Experimental Researches in Electricity, Volume 1|Michael Faraday