electroreduction

[ ih-lek-troh-ri-duhk-shuh n ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊ rɪˈdʌk ʃən /

noun

the process in which electrons are added to a substance near the cathode of an electrolytic cell.

Origin of electroreduction

First recorded in 1925–30; electro- + reduction
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