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An electric cell that produces current by an irreversible chemical reaction.
- ‘This is the same basic technology installed over the past 10 years in more than 12 million AMR simplex devices, many of them using primary cells for power.’
- ‘U.S. shipments to Mexico of scrap and waste of primary cells and storage batteries for the recovery of lead jumped 10.4 percent to 59,020 tons in November from 53,473 tons the previous month.’
- ‘Conventionally, the cell regions are split into primary cells and redundant cells in equal numbers driven by column-select circuitry.’
- ‘Traditionally, alkaline Zn-MnO 2 cells have always been seen as primary cells, but rechargeable cells of this type are now being marketed.’
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Before you run for the hills, let’s run through a list of ‘run’ expressions that are running through our minds.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.