Definition of sonolysis in English:

sonolysis

noun

Biochemistry Chemistry
  • The action or process of using ultrasonic waves to break down or decompose a substance, sample, etc.; an instance of this.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Journal of Chemical Physics. From sono- + -lysis.

Pronunciation

sonolysis

/sɒˈnɒlɪsɪs/