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electrolysis
American English: /əˌlɛkˈtrɑləsəs/
British English: /ˌɪlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs/
, /ˌɛlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs/

Translation of electrolysis in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • 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.
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