electrowinning etymology

English word electrowinning comes from English winning, English electro-

Detailed word origin of electrowinning

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
winning English (eng) Attractive.. That constitutes a win.. That leads to success. (chiefly, in the plural) The money, etc., gained by success in competition or contest, especially in gambling.. (mining) A new opening.. The act of obtaining something, as in a contest or by competition.. The portion of a coalfield out for working.
electro- English (eng) (music) electronic and/or incorporating elements of electro(-funk). Electricity or electrical.
electrowinning English (eng) The electrodeposition of metals from their ores that have been put in solution or liquefied.

Words with the same origin as electrowinning

Descendants of winning
Descendants of electro-
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