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electrolyte

e·lec·tro·lyte

electrolyte

 
pronunciation:
ih lek tr laIt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a conducting solution in which the movement of non-metallic ions accompanies a flow of electric current.
definition 2: any substance that dissociates into ions in solution or melted form, and thereby becomes a conductor of electricity.
Word Parts
The word electrolyte contains the following part:
lys, lyt, -lyze Greek root that means break down, disintegrate