adjective Physical Chemistry.
Origin of electropositive
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Part (D) showed that iron is electropositive to copper, as the current flowed from iron to copper in the cell.The Study of Elementary Electricity and Magnetism by Experiment
Thomas M. St. John
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Tending to donate electrons and to form a positive ion. Metals are generally electropositive.
Having a positive electric charge.
Capable of acting as a positive electrode.
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