Definition of electrodialysis in English:


Syllabification: e·lec·tro·di·al·y·sis
Pronunciation: /iˌlektrōdīˈaləsis


  • Dialysis in which the movement of ions is aided by an electric field applied across the semipermeable membrane.
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    • One possible application of electrodialysis is the desalination of water.
    • Electricity generators are also replacing some of the disinfection and cleansing chemicals by installing systems using ozone, electrodialysis, and reverse osmosis.
    • Research and development is being undertaken on most membrane processes, including reverse osmosis, ultrafiltration, microfiltration, and electrodialysis.

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