[ ih-lek-troh-sin-thuh-sis ]
/ ɪˌlɛk troʊˈsɪn θə sɪs /
synthesis effected by electrolytic oxidation or reduction.
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OTHER WORDS FROM electrosynthesise·lec·tro·syn·thet·ic [ih-lek-troh-sin-thet-ik], /ɪˌlɛk troʊ sɪnˈθɛt ɪk/, adjective
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