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primary cell


Plural:
primary cells

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Electricity in the Service of Man, by Wormell - 1897

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Unitary electrochemical source of electricity in which the current is produced by a one-way reaction. Such cells are either disposable or can be remade by replacing either the electrodes or the electrolyte, or both. (For two or more 'cells' used together, see battery.)



 
 



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