[ih-lek-troh-oz-moh-sis, -os-] /ɪˌlɛk troʊ ɒzˈmoʊ sɪs, -ɒs-/
noun, Physical Chemistry.
the motion of a liquid through a membrane under the influence of an applied electric field.
movement of liquid through a capillary tube or membrane under the influence of an electric field: used in controlling rising damp Also called electroendosmosis
/ɪˌlɛktrəʊˌpæləˈtɒɡrəfɪ/ noun 1. the study of the movements of the tongue during speech using touch-sensitive electrodes in the mouth linked to a computer
electropherogram e·lec·tro·pher·o·gram (ĭ-lěk’trō-fěr’ə-grām’) or e·lec·tro·pho·ret·o·gram (-fə-rět’ə-grām’) n. A recording of the separated components of a mixture produced by electrophoresis.
electrophile e·lec·tro·phile (ĭ-lěk’trə-fīl’, -fĭl) or e·lec·tro·phil (-fĭl) n. A chemical compound or group that is attracted to electrons and that tends to accept electrons. e·lec’tro·phil’ic (-fĭl’ĭk) adj.
[ih-lek-truh-fil-ik] /ɪˌlɛk trəˈfɪl ɪk/ adjective, Chemistry. 1. of or relating to acceptance in covalent bonding (opposed to ). /ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈfɪlɪk/ adjective 1. (chem) having or involving an affinity for negative charge. Electrophilic reagents (electrophiles) are atoms, molecules, and ions that behave as electron acceptors Compare nucleophilic