dry cell


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dry cell:

see battery, electricbattery, electric,
device that converts chemical energy into electrical energy, consisting of a group of electric cells that are connected to act as a source of direct current.
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dry cell

[′drī ‚sel]
(electricity)
A voltage-generating cell having an immobilized electrolyte.

dry cell

a primary cell in which the electrolyte is in the form of a paste or is treated in some way to prevent it from spilling
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