meaning of Anticathode

Anticathode meaning in General Dictionary

The section of vacuum pressure pipe opposite the cathode Upon it the cathode rays impinge

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  • The section of a vacuum tube opposite the cathode. Upon it the cathode rays impinge.

Anticathode meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The element of a vacuum tube opposite the cathode. Upon it the cathode rays impinge.


Sentence Examples with the word Anticathode

C. Rntgen of Munich made in 1896 his remarkable discovery of the so-called X or Rntgen rays, a class of radiation produced by the impact of the cathode particles against an impervious metallic screen or anticathode placed in the vacuum tube.

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