Definition of fuel cell in English:

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fuel cell


A cell producing an electric current directly from a chemical reaction.
Example sentences
  • The micro fuel cell generates electric power through a chemical reaction by mixing hydrogen and methanol.
  • The fuel cell generates electricity as a by-product of a chemical reaction involving dilute methanol.
  • The amount of electricity the fuel cell produces depends on the size of the cell as well as the rate of flow of the hydrogen.

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Syllabification: fu·el cell

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