noun. a solution that conducts electricity.
Example sentences of the word electrolyte
1. Noun, singular or mass
And that's not necessarily a bad thing: Potassium chloride is a source of potassium, an electrolyte that most people don't get enough of in their daily diets.
If a baby is able to tolerate the electrolyte solution and has gone eight hours without vomiting, he can attempt to try formula, but do not overfeed.