electropositive

adjective elec·tro·pos·i·tive \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˈpä-zə-tiv , -ˈpäz-tiv \

Definition of electropositive

: having a tendency to release electrons

First Known Use of electropositive

1813

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electropositive

adjective elec·tro·pos·i·tive \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˈpäz-ət-iv, -ˈpäz-tiv \

medical Definition of electropositive

1 : charged with positive electricity
2 : having a tendency to release electrons

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