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anolyte

[an-l-ahyt] /ˈæn lˌaɪt/
noun
1.
(in electrolysis) the portion of the electrolyte in the immediate vicinity of the anode.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; ano(de) + (electro)lyte
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  • The anolyte feed manifold is located beneath the cathode bus bar.
  • Renewal of anolyte to maintain maximum concentration gradient.
  • The brine is then concentrated to near saturation and fed to the anolyte where chlorine is formed at the anode.

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