Meaning of ANION in English


transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈa-ˌnī-ən ]


Etymology: Greek, neuter of aniōn, present participle of anienai to go up, from ana- + ienai to go — more at issue

Date: 1834

: the ion in an electrolyzed solution that migrates to the anode ; broadly : a negatively charged ion

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