adjective see cathode

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  • Cathodic — Ca*thod ic (k[.a]*th[o^]d [i^]k), a. (Physiol.) A term applied to the centrifugal, or efferent, course of the nervous influence. Marshall Hall. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cathodic — adjective of or at or pertaining to a cathode cathodic deposition of metals • Ant: ↑anodic • Pertains to noun: ↑cathode …   Useful english dictionary

  • cathodic — cathodically, cathodally, adv. /ka thod ik, thoh dik, keuh /, adj. pertaining to a cathode or phenomena in its vicinity. Also, cathodal /kath euh dl/. [1830 40; CATHODE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • cathodic — adjective a) Proceeding from a nerve centre; efferent b) Of or pertaining to a cathode …   Wiktionary

  • cathodic — SYN: cathodal. * * * cath·od·ic ka thōd ik adj of, at, or relating to a cathode cath·od·i·cal·ly i k(ə )lē adv …   Medical dictionary

  • cathodic — adj. of cathodes, of the negative pole of a current (Electricity) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cathodic — cath·od·ic …   English syllables

  • Cathodic protection — (CP) is a technique to control the corrosion of a metal surface by making it work as a cathode of an electrochemical cell. This is achieved by placing in contact with the metal to be protected another more easily corroded metal to act as the… …   Wikipedia

  • Cathodic protection rectifier — Cathodic protection rectifiers are AC powered electrical equipment that provide direct current for impressed current cathodic protection systems.Rectifier units are often custom manufactured and equipped with a variety of features, including oil… …   Wikipedia

  • Cathodic arc deposition — or Arc PVD is a physical vapor deposition technique in which an electric arc is used to vaporize material from a cathode target. The vaporized material then condenses on a substrate, forming a thin film. The technique is can be used to deposit a… …   Wikipedia

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