electromotive series


noun Chemistry.

the classification of metals in the order of their electrode potentials.

Nearby words

  1. electrometallurgy,
  2. electrometeor,
  3. electrometer,
  4. electromotive,
  5. electromotive force,
  6. electromyogram,
  7. electromyograph,
  8. electromyography,
  9. electron,
  10. electron affinity


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British Dictionary definitions for electromotive series

electromotive series

noun

chem a series of the metals, together with hydrogen, ranged in the order of their electrode potentials
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