e|lec|tro|neu|tral|i|ty


e|lec|tro|neu|tral|i|ty
e|lec|tro|neu|tral|i|ty «ih LEHK troh noo TRAL uh tee, -nyoo-», noun.
a condition in which the total charge of all the positive ions of a substance almost exactly equals the total charge of all the negative ions.

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  • neu´tral|ness — neu|tral «NOO truhl, NYOO », adjective, noun. –adj. 1. on neither side in a quarrel or a war: »Switzerland was neutral in World War II. 2. of or belonging to a neutral country or neutral zone: »a neutral vessel, a neutral port. 3. neither one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu´tral|ly — neu|tral «NOO truhl, NYOO », adjective, noun. –adj. 1. on neither side in a quarrel or a war: »Switzerland was neutral in World War II. 2. of or belonging to a neutral country or neutral zone: »a neutral vessel, a neutral port. 3. neither one… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu|tral — «NOO truhl, NYOO », adjective, noun. –adj. 1. on neither side in a quarrel or a war: »Switzerland was neutral in World War II. 2. of or belonging to a neutral country or neutral zone: »a neutral vessel, a neutral port. 3. neither one thing nor… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu´tral|is´ti|cal|ly — neu|tral|is|tic «NOO truh LIHS tihk, NYOO », adjective. inclining toward neutrality. –neu´tral|is´ti|cal|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu|tral|is|tic — «NOO truh LIHS tihk, NYOO », adjective. inclining toward neutrality. –neu´tral|is´ti|cal|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu|tral|i|ty — «noo TRAL uh tee, nyoo », noun. 1. a) the condition of being neutral: »armed neutrality (Woodrow Wilson). SYNONYM(S): impartiality. b) the attitude or policy of a nation that does not take part directly or indirectly in a war between other… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu|tral|ise — «NOO truh lyz, NYOO », transitive verb, intransitive verb, ised, is|ing. Especially British. neutralize …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu|tral|ism — «NOO truh lihz uhm, NYOO », noun. the practice of maintaining a position as a neutral, especially in international affairs …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu|tral|ist — «NOO truh lihst, NYOO», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a person or government that practices or advocates neutrality, especially in international affairs. 2. a geneticist who attributes genetic variation to random disappearance of different forms or… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neu|tral|iz|a|ble — «NOO truh LY zuh buhl, NYOO », adjective. that can be neutralized …   Useful english dictionary