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Definition of Electrochemical cell

Electrochemical cell Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
Electrochemistry Dictionary
"A device that converts chemical energy into electrical energy or vice versa when a chemical reaction is occurring in the cell. Typically, it consists of two metal electrodes immersed into an aqueous solution (electrolyte) with electrode reactions occurring at the electrode-solution surfaces. See also galvanic cell and electrolytic cell. "
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A device that uses a redox reaction to produce electricity, or a device that uses electricity to drive a redox reaction in the desired direction.
Electrochemical cell Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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An electrochemical cell is a device capable of either generating electrical energy from chemical reactions or facilitating chemical reactions through the introduction of electrical energy. A common example of an electrochemical cell is a standard 1.5-volt battery meant for consumer use. A conventional battery of this type is known as a single Galvanic cell battery consisting of two or more cells, connected in either parallel or series pattern.

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