Translation of electrolysis in Spanish:

electrolysis

electrólisis, n.

Pronunciation /əˌlɛkˈtrɑləsəs//ˌɪlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs//ˌɛlɛkˈtrɒlɪsɪs/

noun

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    electrólisis feminine
    • 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.
    • The free element sodium was first produced in 1807 by the English chemist Humphry Davy by electrolysis of molten sodium hydroxide.
    • This is related to their behavior during electrolysis where the ions move to the two opposite electrodes.
    • During electrolysis an anion is attracted to the anode (positive electrode).