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Meaning of “electrolyte” in the English Dictionary

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electrolytenoun [C]

chemistry a ​liquid that ​electricity can go through or that ​breaks into ​itsparts when ​electricity goes through it
adjective [not gradable]  /ɪˌlek·trəˈlɪt̬·ɪk/
(Definition of electrolyte from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “electrolyte”
in Chinese (Simplified) 电解质, (通常指)电解液…
in Chinese (Traditional) 電解質, (通常指)電解液…
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