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. There is a male and a female, a spirit and a fact, a north and a south.
Contacting each positive and negative pole by one or even two welded connections implies a massive number of welding points--in the extreme case several tens of thousands--requiring a fast and cost-efficient welding process.
From module 9 to module 18, the closer the module gets to the negative pole of system, the more serious the degradation of open circuit voltage for module is [11].
When working with electric charge, it is easy to separate the positive and negative poles. 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.
The positive pole (red lead in Figure 2) was attached to the needle at LI-11 at the elbow and was crossed with the negative pole (black lead in Figure 2) that was attached to the needle at LI-4.
A fixed dipole with positive pole at the cornea and negative pole at the retina can be the practical model of this steady field.
Dimension 1: Involved versus Informational Production According to 88 MD analyses, D1 on its positive side shows the involved and non-informational functions, for example the registers of face to face conversations, telephone conversations and public conversations and on its negative pole, this dimension has informational production such as official documents, academic prose, press reportage etc.
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." This is the rapport to which Thomas More assigns the realms of Utopia and England in the two parts of his text.
The minimum distance from the ground plane of pole is 7 m and the separation distance between the positive pole and the negative pole is 6 m.
The addition of oxygen suppresses the formation of hydrogen at the cathode, which is the negative pole. The only products are chlorine and caustic soda.
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).