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an·ode / ˈanōd/ • n. the positively charged electrode by which the electrons leave a device. The opposite of cathode. ∎  the negatively charged electrode of a device supplying current such as a primary cell. DERIVATIVES: an·od·al / anˈōdl; āˈnōdl/ adj. an·od·ic / anˈädik/ adj.

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anode (ăn´ōd), electrode through which current enters an electric device. In electrolysis, it is the positive electrode in the electrolytic cell.

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anode (electr.) positive electrode. XIX. — Gr. ánodos, f. ANA- + hodós way. Cf. CATHODE, ELECTRODE.

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anode Positive electrode of an electrolytic cell that attracts anions (negative ions) during electrolysis.

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anode A positive electrode, to which negative ions (anions) are attracted.

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anode A positive electrode. See ANION.

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anode A positive electrode. See anion.

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