primary cell

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Synonyms for primary cell

an electric cell that generates an electromotive force by an irreversible conversion of chemical to electrical energy

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1 millimeters thin, Batteriser is designed to slip over a disposable battery and fit neatly back into a battery-operated device, such as wireless keyboards, noise-canceling headphones, Xbox and Wii controllers, TV remote controls, walkie-talkies, digital scales, electronic toothbrushes, portable radios, flashlights and blood pressure monitors.
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