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- n. the deposition of a metal on a cathode during electrolysis; used as a method of purification
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The deposition of metals or other substances from a solvent by means of electricity.
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- n. the deposition of a substance on an electrode by the action of electricity (especially by electrolysis)
electro- + deposition (Wiktionary)