Definition of electrolytically in US English:

electrolytically

adverb

  • See electrolysis

    • ‘In a dry chemical reprocessing method, uranium type elements are electrolytically refined continuously.’
    • ‘The powder is usually fabricated by the mechanical commutation of vacuum-cast ingots of magnesium-reduced beryllium pebbles or electrolytically produced beryllium flakes.’
    • ‘Chlorine and sodium hydroxide are electrolytically produced from brine.’
    • ‘Plastic is used extensively throughout the body as is aluminum - electrolytically colored in order to cut weight.’
    • ‘The lead produced by this process is usually not very pure and can be further refined electrolytically.’

Pronunciation

electrolytically

/iˌlektrəˈlitik(ə)lē/