# 17-27-022

abnormal cathode fall

cathode fall that depends on the discharge current, which is distributed over the whole active surface of the cathode

Note 1 to entry: This entry was numbered 845-07-15 in IEC 60050-845:1987.

Note 2 to entry: This entry was numbered 17-3 in CIE S 017:2011.

Publication date: 2020-12