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electrokinetics

[ih-lek-troh-ki-net-iks, -kahy-] /ɪˌlɛk troʊ kɪˈnɛt ɪks, -kaɪ-/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the branch of physics that deals with electricity in motion.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; electro- + kinetics
Related forms
electrokinetic, adjective
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  • Unfortunately, when the method was applied at the site, the in situ electrokinetics could not accurately capture the metal ions.
  • Phytoremediation and electrokinetics are not addressed because these technologies are applied in situ.
British Dictionary definitions for electrokinetics

electrokinetics

/ɪˌlɛktrəʊkɪˈnɛtɪks; -kaɪ-/
noun
1.
(functioning as sing) the branch of physics concerned with the motion of charged particles
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