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Meaning of CATION

Pronunciation:  'kat`Iun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a positively charged particle
 

CATION is a 6 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: diazonium, hydrogen ion, ion

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cat"i*on\, n. [Gr. ? downward + ? going, p. pr. of ? to
go.] (Chem.)
An electro-positive substance, which in electro-decomposition
is evolved at the cathode; -- opposed to {anion}. --Faraday.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: A positively-charged ion.
 
Glossary
 
 Definition: A positively charged ion.
 
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