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1. (Medicine) US the destruction of living tissue, such as hair roots, by an electric current, usually for cosmetic reasons
2. (General Physics) history the branch of science concerned with electricity
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the use of electrolysis for removing moles, warts, or excess hair. — electrologist, n.See also: Hair
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