cation
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈkat.ʌɪ.ən/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈkætˌaɪ.ən/
Noun

cation (plural cations)

  1. (chemistry) A positively charged ion, i.e. one that would be attracted to the cathode in electrolysis.
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