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n. Abbr. ka
1. A negatively charged electrode, as of an electrolytic cell, storage battery, diode, or electron tube.
2. The positively charged terminal of a primary cell or a storage battery that is supplying current.

[Greek kathodos, descent : kat-, kata-, cata- + hodos, way, path.]

ca·thod′ic (kă-thŏd′ĭk) adj.
ca·thod′i·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cathodic - of or at or pertaining to a cathode; "cathodic deposition of metals"
anodal, anodic - of or at or relating to an anode
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Tenders are invited for Supply Of Cathodic Protection Items For Maintenance Of Cathodic Protection System Of IglS Steel Pipeline Network In Nct Of Delhi And Ncr Document cost : INR 1180 EMD value : INR 301100 Document Purchase Start date : 01 Mar 2018 Document Purchase End date : 21 Mar 2018 Pre-bid meeting date : 07 Mar 2018 Opening date : 22 Mar 2018
Corrosion: Material Performance and Cathodic Protection
James Preston is Managing Director and proprietor of Corrosion Prevention, a specialist engineering consultancy with expertise in corrosion prevention systems and the provision of technical services and system designs for the the cathodic protection industry.
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One of the latest major projects supplied by Cathodic Protection of Grantham is for the Jalalabad Wellhead Drilling Project on behalf of Chevron Bangladesh.
The corrosion protection performance of the epoxy coating containing HT-BTSA was evaluated and compared to the pure epoxy coating and the epoxy coating containing HT by cathodic disbonding test, electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, salt spray test, and adhesion measurement.
Perhaps one of the most important safe guards put in place to maintain the long term integrity of buried pipelines is a cathodic protection system.
The alleged violations involved federal and state UST regulations requiring monthly leak detection monitoring, and cathodic anti-corrosion protection.
Aegion Corporation (Nasdaq GSM:AEGN), a researcher and developer, manufacturer, distributor, installer, coater and insulator, cathodic protector and license provider of proprietary technologies and services, disclosed on Friday that its subsidiary Corrpro Companies Inc won a three-year, firm-fixed-price quantity contract valued at about USD10m, from the US Army Corps of Engineers.
This product is compatible with other pipe coatings such as HE, coal tar and tape systems, and it also has excellent compatibility with cathodic protection.