electrolytic grinding

electrolytic grinding

[i′lek·trə‚lid·ik ′grīnd·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
A combined grinding and machining operation in which the abrasive, cathodic grinding wheel is in contact with the anodic workpiece beneath the surface of an electrolyte. Also known as electrochemical grinding.
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