Definition of wet cell in English:

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wet cell

Pronunciation: /ˈwet ˌsel/


A primary electric cell in which the electrolyte is a liquid. Compare with dry cell.
Example sentences
  • The Daniell cell is a wet cell consisting of copper and zinc plates and copper and zinc sulphates.
  • They will operate off a 9 volt 90 amp dry cell batter or a 12 volt wet cell battery.
  • There are two types of batteries: wet cell and sealed.

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Syllabification: wet cell

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