Definition of electrolization in English:

electrolization

(also electrilization, electrilisation, electrolisation)

noun

  • 1Electrolysis. Now rare.

  • 2Electrification; (in later use) specifically electrification of a railway. Now rare.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Michael Faraday (1791–1867), natural philosopher, scientific adviser, and Sandemanian. Apparently from electrol- + -ization, in sense 1 probably partly as alteration of electrolysation. The semantic motivation for sense 2 is unclear.

Pronunciation

electrolization

/ɪˌlɛktrəlʌɪˈzeɪʃn/