electrolysis Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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electrolysisnoun [U]

uk   /ɪˌlekˈtrɒl.ə.sɪs/  us   /-ˈtrɑː.lə-/
the use of an ​electriccurrent to ​causechemicalchange in a ​liquid the ​process of using a very ​smallelectriccurrent to ​removehair and ​stop it from ​growing back
(Definition of electrolysis from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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electrolysisnoun [U]

 /ɪ·lekˈtrɑl·ə·sɪs/
chemistry the use of an ​electriccurrent to ​causechemicalchange in a ​liquid
(Definition of electrolysis from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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