Definition of electroless in English:

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Pronunciation: /iˈlektrōlis/


Relating to or denoting nickel plating using chemical means, as opposed to electroplating.
Example sentences
  • Some of the alternatives on the market are chromium based; others include HVOF thermal spray, alloys and electroless nickel.
  • The grooved mating surface is covered by a layer of nickel having a consistent thickness, preferably by means of electroplating, sputtering, electroless plating, or as a foil.
  • The first three things that caught my eye were the beautiful stock, the chrome vanadium steel receiver finished in electroless nickel, and the rather slender, round barrel.

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Syllabification: e·lec·tro·less

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