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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or at or pertaining to the electrode or terminal by which current leaves an electrolytic cell, voltaic cell, battery, etc.

Usage examples (36)
  • cathodic deposition of metals
  • The system, called cathodic protection, keeps rust from forming and corroding the metal walls.
  • They're also protected from corrosion and tested regularly using a specialized process known as cathodic protection, he said.
  • · For trainees to become aware of the proper cathodic protection for boats in salt water for more
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