electropositive

adjective
elec·​tro·​pos·​i·​tive | \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˈpä-zə-tiv How to pronounce electropositive (audio) , -ˈpäz-tiv \

Definition of electropositive

: having a tendency to release electrons

First Known Use of electropositive

1813, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of electropositive was in 1813

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“Electropositive.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/electropositive. Accessed 29 Jun. 2022.

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electropositive

adjective
elec·​tro·​pos·​i·​tive | \ i-ˌlek-trō-ˈpäz-ət-iv, -ˈpäz-tiv How to pronounce electropositive (audio) \

Medical Definition of electropositive

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

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