depolarizer

depolarizer
/dee poh"leuh ruy'zeuhr/, n.
a substance added to the electrolyte of an electric cell or battery to remove gas collected at the electrodes.

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  • depolarizer — de·po·lar·iz·er (de poґlər īz″ər) 1. a chemical agent placed in a galvanic cell for reducing the polarization of an electrode. 2. a substance that reduces the voltage across a biological membrane. 3. a muscle relaxant that… …   Medical dictionary

  • depolarizer — de·polarizer …   English syllables

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