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variant of cata- before an aspirate: cathode.
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Words nearby cath-
cat flu, cat-foot, catfooted, cat got one's tongue, catgut, cath-, Cathar, catharine wheel, cat-harpin, catharsis, cathartic
Other definitions for cath- (2 of 2)
(often lowercase) cathedral.
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How to use cath- in a sentence
That electrode by which the current enters the electrolyte is called the an-ode, while the other is the cath-ode.The Romance of War Inventions|Thomas W. Corbin
The authorities assume that the cat is here cath, the Gaelic for war.Archaic England|Harold Bayley
CATH., a pleasing misreading of the true text which every one, though for different reasons, will rejoice to read.England of My Heart--Spring|Edward Hutton
Some great men, some men of genius, are protesting against the tyranny of Cath- olicism.The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 5 (of 12)|Robert G. Ingersoll
Cath'arine (St.) of Alexandria (fourth century), patron saint of girls and virgins generally.Character Sketches of Romance, Fiction and the Drama, Vol 1|The Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D.
British Dictionary definitions for cath-
a variant of cata- cathode
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