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Meaning of ELECTRODE

Pronunciation:  i'lektrowd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a conductor used to make electrical contact with some part of a circuit
 

ELECTRODE is a 9 letter word that starts with E.

 

 See Also: anode, base, battery, cathode, collector, conductor, control grid, electric battery, electrolytic cell, electron gun, electron tube, electronic equipment, emitter, grid, thermionic tube, thermionic vacuum tube, thermionic valve, tube, vacuum tube

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\E*lec"trode\, n. [Electro- + Gr. ? way, path: cf. F.
['e]lectrode.] (Elec.)
The path by which electricity is conveyed into or from a
solution or other conducting medium; esp., the ends of the
wires or conductors, leading from source of electricity, and
terminating in the medium traversed by the current.

 
Biology Dictionary
 
 Definition: A terminal of an electric source through which electricity passes when the circuit is completed.
 

 

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