e|lec|tro|pol|ish|ing


e|lec|tro|pol|ish|ing
e|lec|tro|pol|ish|ing «ih LEHK troh POL ih shihng», noun.
the polishing of metals by means of electrolysis, often used on curved parts which cannot be polished mechanically.

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  • e|lec|tro|pol|ish — «ih LEHK troh POL ihsh», transitive verb. to polish (metal) by means of electrolysis: »As many as 900 components can be formed in an inch diameter slice of electropolished silicon 0.01 in. thick (New Scientist) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pol|y|e|lec|tro|lyte — «POL ee ih LEHK truh lyt», noun. an electrolyte of high molecular weight that dissociates unevenly in solution, leaving positive or negative ions joined to the polymer structure. Polyelectrolytes are used as soil conditioners and flocculating… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tro|pol|o|gy — «troh POL uh jee», noun, plural gies. 1. the use of metaphor; figurative language. 2. the figurative rendition of a text. 3. the use of a Scriptural text to bring out a moral significance implied but not stated in its direct reading. ╂[< Late… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Pol·ish — /ˈpoʊlıʃ/ noun 1 [noncount] : the language of Poland Do you speak Polish? 2 the Polish : the people of Poland a tradition of the Polish [=Poles] Polish adj …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec´tro|lys´er — e|lec|tro|lyse «ih LEHK truh lyz», transitive verb, lysed, lys|ing. Especially British. electrolyze. –e|lec´tro|lys´er, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|lyse — «ih LEHK truh lyz», transitive verb, lysed, lys|ing. Especially British. electrolyze. –e|lec´tro|lys´er, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec´tro|plat´er — e|lec|tro|plate «ih LEHK truh PLAYT», verb, plat|ed, plat|ing. noun. –v.t. to cover (silverware, printing plates, etc.) with a coating of metal by means of electrolysis. –n. 1. silverware or other metal covered in this way. 2 …   Useful english dictionary