electropositive

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electropositive

1. having a positive electric charge
2. (of an atom, group, molecule, etc.) tending to release electrons and form positive ions or polarized bonds

electropositive

[i‚lek·trə′päz·əd·iv]
(electricity)
Carrying a positive electric charge.
Capable of acting as the positive electrode in an electric cell.
(physical chemistry)
Pertaining to elements, ions, or radicals that tend to give up or lose electrons.