[ih-lek-troh-kaw-tuh-ree] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈkɔ tə ri/
noun, plural electrocauteries. Medicine/Medical.
a hand-held, needlelike heated by an electric current.
Also, electrocauterization. the process of cutting and cauterizing skin simultaneously, or coagulating blood from vessels around a surgical incision, by means of an electrocautery.
(vet science) the use of an electrically heated metal instrument for cautery
electrocautery e·lec·tro·cau·ter·y (ĭ-lěk’trō-kô’tə-rē)
- Electrocerebral silence
electrocerebral silence e·lec·tro·cer·e·bral silence (ĭ-lěk’trō-sěr’ə-brəl, -sə-rē’-) n. Abbr. ECS The absence of electrical activity in the brain measured by an electroencephalogram, indicating cerebral death.
[ih-lek-troh-kem-uh-stree] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈkɛm ə stri/ noun 1. the branch of that deals with the chemical changes produced by electricity and the production of electricity by chemical changes. /ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈkɛmɪkəl/ adjective 1. of or relating to electrochemistry /ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈkɛmɪstrɪ/ noun 1. the branch of chemistry concerned with the study of electric cells and electrolysis electrochemical e·lec·tro·chem·i·cal (ĭ-lěk’trō-kěm’ĭ-kəl) adj. […]
noun 1. 1 (def 7a).
[ih-lek-truh-kem-i-kuh l] /ɪˌlɛk trəˈkɛm ɪ kəl/ noun, Physical Chemistry. 1. the mass, in grams, of a substance deposited on the electrode of a voltameter by 1 coulomb of electricity. noun 1. the mass of an element liberated from its ions or converted into them by one coulomb of electric charge