Main definitions of electro-silver in English

: electro-silver1electro-silver2

electro-silver1

noun

technical
  • Metal with a coating of silver applied by electrolysis.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Times. From electro- + silver.

Pronunciation

electro-silver

/ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈsɪlvə/

Main definitions of electro-silver in English

: electro-silver1electro-silver2

electro-silver2

verb

technical
  • with object To coat with silver by electrolysis.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From electro- + silver, after electro-silver.

Pronunciation

electro-silver

/ɪˌlɛktrəʊˈsɪlvə/