negative pole

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Noun1.negative pole - the terminal of a battery that is connected to the negative platenegative pole - the terminal of a battery that is connected to the negative plate
terminal, pole - a contact on an electrical device (such as a battery) at which electric current enters or leaves
2.negative pole - the pole of a magnet that points toward the south when the magnet is suspended freely
magnetic pole, pole - one of the two ends of a magnet where the magnetism seems to be concentrated
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A third receptacle, placed above the second one, and of double its capacity, receives the hydrogen passing into it by the negative pole.
Everything in nature is bipolar, or has a positive and negative pole.
The negatively charged electron represents a negative pole, the positively charged proton is the opposite (positive) pole, and each one is an individual particle that can be separated from the other.
A fixed dipole with positive pole at the cornea and negative pole at the retina can be the practical model of this steady field.
On the negative pole features, such as nouns, prepositional phrases and attributive adjectives are marked.
Structurally, utopia can be conceived as a dual system in which the positive pole is situated in an elsewhere or elsewhen, while the negative pole lies in the "here" or the "now.
The addition of oxygen suppresses the formation of hydrogen at the cathode, which is the negative pole.
When light strikes the solar panel near the end of the handle, electrons are generated that move along the lead wire from the negative pole toward the built-in semiconductor (found at the top of the handle, near the area where the brush head is attached).
The corrosive effect on the esophagus of a lodged button battery is caused by the generation of an external electrolytic current that hydrolyzes tissue fluids and produces hydroxide at the battery's negative pole (the anode).
It is generated by a dipole with its positive pole at the cornea and its negative pole at the retina.
In the proaqua electrolytical cell, a low voltage DC current creates a positive electrical pole (anode) and a negative pole (cathode).
In this sense, it is worth highlighting the combination of Agreeableness and Conscientiousness of the Big Five model (Costa & McCrae, 1992) which contributes to the negative pole of Eysenck's Psychoticism factor (Eysenck, 1991; 1992, a, b; Markon, Krueger & Watson, 2005).