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n. pl. e·lec·tro·di·al·y·ses (-sēz′)
Dialysis at a rate increased by the application of an electric potential across the dialysis membrane, used especially to remove electrolytes from a colloidal suspension.


(Chemistry) dialysis in which electrolytes are removed from a colloidal solution by a potential difference between two electrodes separated by one or more membranes


(ɪˌlɛk troʊ daɪˈæl ə sɪs)

n., pl. -ses (ˌsiz)
dialysis in which electrodes of opposite charge are placed on either side of a membrane to accelerate diffusion.
e•lec`tro•di`a•lyt′ic (-ˌdaɪ əˈlɪt ɪk) adj.
e•lec`tro•di`a•lyt′•ical•ly, adv.


[ɪˌlektrəʊdaɪˈæləsɪs] Nelectrodiálisis f
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