Definition: Electrode

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Electrode

A conductor through which electrons enter or leave an electrolyte. Batteries and fuel cells have a negative electrode (the anode) and a positive electrode (the cathode).[1]

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BatteryFuel cellElectrolyteelectricity generationfuel cellelectrolyteelectricity generation
References
  1. http://www1.eere.energy.gov/hydrogenandfuelcells/glossary.html#e