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cationic

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adjective cat·ion·ic \ˌkat-(ˌ)ī-ˈä-nik, ˌka-(ˌ)tī-\

Definition of cationic

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or being a cation

  2. 2 :  characterized by an active and especially surface-active cation <a cationic dye>

cat·ion·i·cal·ly play \-ni-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


Circa 1920

First Known Use of cationic

circa 1920


Medical Dictionary

cationic

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adjective cat·ion·ic \ˌkat-(ˌ)ī-ˈän-ik\

Medical Definition of cationic

  1. 1:  of or relating to cations

  2. 2:  characterized by an active and especially surface-active cation <a cationic dye>

  3. cat·ion·i·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\play adverb




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