dry-tape fuel cell

dry-tape fuel cell

[′drī ‚tāp ′fyül ‚sel]
(electricity)
A fuel cell in which the fuel is in the form of a dry tape, coated with fuel, oxidant, and electrolyte, which is fed into the cell at a rate corresponding to the demand for electric energy.
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