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wet cell

noun, Electricity.
a cell whose electrolyte is in liquid form and free to flow. Unabridged
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  • The Leclanch cell described in Art. 249 is commonly known as the "wet cell."

    Physics Willis Eugene Tower
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wet cell

a primary cell in which the electrolyte is a liquid Compare dry cell
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wet cell
An electric cell in which the chemicals producing the current are in the form of a liquid rather than in the form of a paste (as in a dry cell). Car batteries consist of a series of wet cells. Compare dry cell.
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