Dictionary.com

cathodic

[ ka-thod-ik, -thoh-dik, kuh- ]
/ kæˈθɒd ɪk, -ˈθoʊ dɪk, kə- /
Save This Word!

adjective
pertaining to a cathode or phenomena in its vicinity.
QUIZ
SHALL WE PLAY A "SHALL" VS. "SHOULD" CHALLENGE?
Should you take this quiz on “shall” versus “should”? It should prove to be a quick challenge!
Question 1 of 6
Which form is used to state an obligation or duty someone has?
Also cath·o·dal [kath-uh-dl]. /ˈkæθ ə dl/.

Origin of cathodic

First recorded in 1830–40; cathode + -ic

OTHER WORDS FROM cathodic

ca·thod·i·cal·ly, cath·o·dal·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK