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anode

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noun an·ode \ˈan-ˌōd\

Medical Definition of anode

  1. 1:  the electrode of an electrochemical cell at which oxidation occurs: asa:  the positive terminal of an electrolytic cellb:  the negative terminal of a storage battery that is delivering current

  2. 2:  the electron-collecting electrode of an electron tube—compare cathode




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