Definition of electrokinetic in English:

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electrokinetic

Pronunciation: /ɪˌlɛktrəʊkɪˈnɛtɪk/

adjective

Relating to the flow of electricity.
Example sentences
  • The Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering reports that professors from the University of Alberta have found a way to produce electricity with electrokinetic energy generated from water.
  • The fluid is moved through the channels by means of the electrokinetic effect created by an applied electric field.
  • Sensitivity can be readily increased by derivatizing with a UV-absorbing or fluorescent species and separation by micellar electrokinetic capillary chromatography.

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