galvanic cell

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galvanic cell

[gal′van·ik ′sel]
(electricity)
An electrolytic cell that is capable of producing electric energy by electrochemical action.
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However, chemical cells discharge in a relatively short time, limiting their applications in autonomous devices.
Dr Ramanujachary said, "The chemicals used in CIHT technology are similar to those used in thermal and chemical cells that were separately, thoroughly and diligently validated over the past three years by a team at Rowan University that included myself.'