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[ih-lek-troh-kem-uh-stree] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈkɛm ə stri/

the branch of that deals with the chemical changes produced by electricity and the production of electricity by chemical changes.
the branch of chemistry concerned with the study of electric cells and electrolysis
The scientific study of the electrical aspects of chemical reactions, especially the changes they bring about in the arrangement and energy of electrons. Electrochemistry is vital to the study of electrolysis, power generation by electric cells, and the transmission of electrical signals by neurons.


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    /ɪˌlɛktrəʊkrəʊməˈtɒɡrəfɪ/ noun 1. chromatography effected by the influence of an applied electric field

  • Electrochromic

    [ih-lek-troh-kroh-mik] /ɪˌlɛk troʊˈkroʊ mɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to a substance that changes color when placed in an electric field, as in the liquid crystal display of many calculators.

  • Electroclash

    /ɪˈlɛktrəʊˌklæʃ/ noun 1.

  • Electrocoagulation

    [ih-lek-troh-koh-ag-yuh-ley-shuh n] /ɪˌlɛk troʊ koʊˌæg yəˈleɪ ʃən/ noun, Medicine/Medical, Surgery. 1. the coagulation of a tumor or other diseased tissue by means of diathermy. electrocoagulation e·lec·tro·co·ag·u·la·tion (ĭ-lěk’trō-kō-āg’yə-lā’shən) n. Therapeutic use of a high-frequency electric current to bring about the coagulation and destruction of tissue.

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