non|e|lec|tro|lyte


non|e|lec|tro|lyte
non|e|lec|tro|lyte «NON ih LEHK truh lyt», noun.
a substance which in water solution does not release ions and will therefore not conduct an electric current. Sugar is a nonelectrolyte; table salt is an electrolyte.

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  • e|lec|tro|lyte — «ih LEHK truh lyt», noun. 1. a chemical compound whose water solution will conduct an electric current; chemical compound that ionizes. Acids, bases, and salts are electrolytes. »Electrolytes…may be defined as compounds which when molten or when… …   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

  • e|lec´tro|car´di|o|graph´i|cal|ly — e|lec|tro|car|di|o|graph|ic «ih LEHK troh KAHR dee uh GRAF ihk». adjective. having to do with an electrocardiograph or electrocardiography: »an electrocardiographic tracing. –e|lec´tro|car´di|o|graph´i|cal|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|car|di|o|graph|ic — «ih LEHK troh KAHR dee uh GRAF ihk». adjective. having to do with an electrocardiograph or electrocardiography: »an electrocardiographic tracing. –e|lec´tro|car´di|o|graph´i|cal|ly, adverb …   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|me|chan´i|cal|ly — e|lec|tro|me|chan|i|cal «ih LEHK troh muh KAN uh kuhl», adjective. operated wholly or in part mechanically but powered or controlled by electricity. –e|lec´tro|me|chan´i|cal|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|me|chan|i|cal — «ih LEHK troh muh KAN uh kuhl», adjective. operated wholly or in part mechanically but powered or controlled by electricity. –e|lec´tro|me|chan´i|cal|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec´tro|neg´a|tive|ly — e|lec|tro|neg|a|tive «ih LEHK troh NEHG uh tihv», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. charged with negative electricity. 2. tending to pass to the positive pole (anode) in electrolysis. 3. tending to gain electrons; nonmetallic; acid. –n. an… …   Useful english dictionary

  • e|lec|tro|neg|a|tive — «ih LEHK troh NEHG uh tihv», adjective, noun. –adj. 1. charged with negative electricity. 2. tending to pass to the positive pole (anode) in electrolysis. 3. tending to gain electrons; nonmetallic; acid. –n. an electronegative substance.… …   Useful english dictionary