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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Electrode  \E*lec"trode\,  n.  [Electro-  +  Gr  ?  way  path:  cf  F. 
  ['e]lectrode.]  (Elec.) 
  The  path  by  which  electricity  is  conveyed  into  or  from  a 
  solution  or  other  conducting  medium;  esp.,  the  ends  of  the 
  wires  or  conductors,  leading  from  source  of  electricity,  and 
  terminating  in  the  medium  traversed  by  the  current. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  electrode 
  n  :  a  conductor  used  to  make  electrical  contact  with  some 
  nonmetallic  part  of  a  circuit 




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