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anode

noun an·ode \ˈan-ˌōd\

Medical Definition of ANODE

1
:  the electrode of an electrochemical cell at which oxidation occurs: as a :  the positive terminal of an electrolytic cell b :  the negative terminal of a storage battery that is delivering current
2
:  the electron-collecting electrode of an electron tube—compare cathode

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