Meaning of ANODE in English

n. Electr. 1 the positive electrode in an electrolytic cell or electronic valve or tube. 2 the negative terminal of a primary cell such as a battery (opp. CATHODE). anode ray a beam of particles emitted from the anode of a high-vacuum tube. anodal adj. anodic adj.

[ Gk anodos way up f. ana up + hodos way ]

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