Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The negative or non-oxidizable plate of a voltaic cell, which often consists of a sheet of platinum, as in the Grove cell.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Physics), rare A cathode.

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  • noun physics, dated A cathode.

Etymologies

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platinum + Ancient Greek a way.

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