What does negative pole mean?

negative pole meaning in General Dictionary

the terminal of a battery which attached to the bad plate

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  • the pole of a magnet that tips toward the south when the magnet is suspended freely

Sentence Examples with the word negative pole

The Heroult cell consists of a square iron or steel box lined with carbon rammed and baked into a solid mass; at the bottom is a cast-iron plate connected with the negative pole of the dynamo, but the actual working cathode is undoubtedly the layer of already reduced and molten metal that lies in the bath.

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