cation definition

  • noun:
    • An ion or set of ions having a confident fee and characteristically moving toward the bad electrode in electrolysis.
    • A positively charged ion—opposed to anion.
    • The ion in an electrolyzed solution that migrates into the cathode.
    • a positively charged atom, radical, or molecule, which in electrolysis migrates to the cathode; a confident ion; -- opposed to anion.
    • a positively charged ion

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