Definition of dry cell in English:

Share this entry

dry cell

Pronunciation:

noun

An electric cell in which the electrolyte is absorbed in a solid to form a paste, preventing spillage.
Example sentences
  • Manganese dioxide is used primarily in the manufacture of dry cells.
  • They can run on replaceable dry cells.
  • The only equipment needed was the receiver, powered by dry cells.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.