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1. cathode

noun. ['ˈkæˌθoʊd'] a negatively charged electrode that is the source of electrons entering an electrical device.

Synonyms

  • thermionic tube
  • vacuum tube
  • thermionic vacuum tube
  • thermionic valve
  • cold cathode
  • electrode
  • electron tube
  • tube
  • electrolytic cell

Antonyms

  • anode
  • walk
  • opening
  • nonfatal

Etymology

  • κάθοδος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Cathode Ray

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  • monterrey
  • meservey

Sentences with cathode-ray


1. Noun Phrase
Plasma and liquid crystal display TVs have ditched the cathode ray tubes in favor of phosphor gas-filled cells.

2. Noun Phrase
LCD screens dominate the TV and computer monitor market, usurping the once-ubiquitous cathode ray tube.

3. Noun Phrase
Most televisions used today utilize a cathode ray tube (CRT) inside of the TV to display images.

4. Noun Phrase
LCD technology is certainly leaps and bounds ahead of cathode ray tube, or CRT, hardware.

2. cathode

noun. ['ˈkæˌθoʊd'] the positively charged terminal of a voltaic cell or storage battery that supplies current.

Synonyms

  • depot
  • storage battery
  • galvanic cell
  • terminus
  • voltaic cell
  • primary cell
  • accumulator

Antonyms

  • anode
  • nonworker
  • thermionic tube
  • electrolytic cell

Etymology

  • κάθοδος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. ray

noun. ['ˈreɪ'] a column of light (as from a beacon).

Synonyms

  • visible radiation
  • low beam
  • light beam
  • sunbeam
  • high beam
  • ray of light
  • light
  • shaft of light
  • shaft
  • laser beam
  • heat ray
  • visible light
  • beam
  • moon-ray
  • beam of light
  • sunray
  • irradiation
  • moon ray

Antonyms

  • fatty
  • well
  • impure
  • sufficient

4. ray

noun. ['ˈreɪ'] a branch of an umbel or an umbelliform inflorescence.

Synonyms

  • pedicel

Antonyms

  • compact
  • indigestible

5. ray

verb. ['ˈreɪ'] extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center.

Synonyms

  • pass
  • run
  • extend
  • go
  • lead

Antonyms

  • dematerialise
  • stay in place
  • be born
  • survive

6. ray

noun. ['ˈreɪ'] cartilaginous fishes having horizontally flattened bodies and enlarged winglike pectoral fins with gills on the underside; most swim by moving the pectoral fins.

Synonyms

  • manta ray
  • skate
  • eagle ray
  • crampfish
  • devilfish
  • manta
  • guitarfish
  • stingray
  • electric ray
  • selachian
  • sawfish
  • elasmobranch
  • torpedo

Antonyms

  • bright
  • dull
  • dullness
  • light

7. ray

noun. ['ˈreɪ'] (mathematics) a straight line extending from a point.

Antonyms

  • heavy-duty

8. ray

noun. ['ˈreɪ'] any of the stiff bony spines in the fin of a fish.

Synonyms

  • fin

Antonyms

  • darken
  • ascend

9. ray

noun. ['ˈreɪ'] the syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization.

Synonyms

  • solfa syllable

Antonyms

  • heavy
  • black

10. ray

noun. ['ˈreɪ'] a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation.

Synonyms

  • cathode ray
  • electromagnetic radiation
  • nonparticulate radiation
  • electron beam
  • beam
  • electromagnetic wave

Antonyms

  • heavy-footed
  • deep
  • serious
  • significant
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