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Synonyms for cathodeˈkæθ oʊd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cathode(noun)

    a negatively charged electrode that is the source of electrons entering an electrical device

    Antonyms:
    anode

  2. cathode(noun)

    the positively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current

    Antonyms:
    anode

Wiktionary

  1. cathode(noun)

    Antonyms:
    anode

  2. cathode(noun)

    the electrode of an electrochemical cell at which reduction occurs

    Antonyms:
    anode

  3. cathode(noun)

    the electrode through which current flows out of a device or cell (the negative terminal of an electrolytic cell or the positive terminal of a galvanic cell)

    Antonyms:
    anode

  4. cathode(noun)

    (considered incorrect usage by some) the terminal through which current flows out of a diode when current is in the forward direction regardless of the direction the current is actually flowing

    Antonyms:
    anode

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cathodic, cathode-ray


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