Electrolysis - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɪˌlekˈtrɑːləsɪs|  American pronunciation of the word electrolysis
Brit.  |ˌɪlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs|  British pronunciation of the word electrolysis

noun

- (chemistry) a chemical decomposition reaction produced by passing an electric current through a solution containing ions
- removing superfluous or unwanted hair by passing an electric current through the hair root

Examples

She had electrolysis done on her upper lip.

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