voltaic_cell
1. [ noun ] (chemistry,physics,electricity) an electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energy; cannot be recharged
Synonyms: primary_cell galvanic_cell
Related terms: electrolytic_cell cell wet_cell mercury_cell Leclanche_cell standard_cell voltaic_battery cathode anode
Similar spelling:   voltaic_pile
  voltaic_battery