Share this entry
American English: /əˌlɛkˈtrɑləsəs/
British English: /ˌɪlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs/
, /ˌɛlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs/

Translation of electrolysis in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • The free element sodium was first produced in 1807 by the English chemist Humphry Davy by electrolysis of molten sodium hydroxide.
    • Perhaps the best known example of electrolysis is the electrolytic decomposition of water to produce hydrogen and oxygen.
    • The technique that he developed, electrolysis of potassium fluoride in anhydrous liquid hydrogen fluoride, is still used today, with some modifications.
Definition of electrolysis in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources