# 17-27-021

normal cathode fall

cathode fall that is independent of the discharge current, the current density remaining constant over the active surface of the cathode

Note 1 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-07-14 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-824 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12