Meaning of ANODE in English

[an.ode] n [Gk anodos way up, fr. ana- + hodos way] (1834) 1: the electrode of an electrochemical cell at which oxidation occurs: as a: the positive terminal of an electrolytic cell b: the negative terminal of a galvanic cell

2: the electron-collecting electrode of an electron tube--compare cathode -- an.od.ic also adj -- also adv

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