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electro-osmosis

electro-osmosis The phenomenon whereby some fine-grained sediments with low permeability expel pore water when an electric current is passed through them. This is sometimes exploited to reduce groundwater by passing currents between anodes and cathodes.

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electro-osmosis

electro-osmosis Phenomenon whereby some fine-grained sediments with low permeability expel pore water when an electric current is passed through them. This is sometimes exploited to reduce groundwater by passing currents between anodes and cathodes.

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"electro-osmosis." A Dictionary of Earth Sciences. . Retrieved December 11, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/electro-osmosis