cathodic

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

adjective

pertaining to a cathode or phenomena in its vicinity.

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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
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