Definition of Cadmium cell
1. Noun. A standard voltaic cell (trademark Weston).
Lexicographical Neighbors of Cadmium Cell
Literary usage of Cadmium cell
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Chemical News and Journal of Industrial Science (1904)
"This method has been repeated with a number of variations, and the various preparations give variable results when used in the cadmium cell, and all of them ..."
2. A Text-book of Physics: Including a Collection of Examples and Questions by William Watson (1920)
"The EMF of the cadmium cell, at a temperature /" C., is given by the expression 559. The cadmium cell.—This is another form of cell ased as a standard of ..."
3. Science Abstracts by Institution of Electrical Engineers (1900)
"The table of EMF's of the Western cadmium cell given by Marek for temperatures ranging from 5° to 26° [see Abstract No. 1091 (1900)] may lead to grave ..."
4. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1903)
"... again taken up the matter with the purpose of measuring the electromotive force of the Weston cadmium cell and the electrochemical equivalent of silver. ..."
5. Thermodynamics and Chemistry by Frank Henry MacDougall (1921)
"The cadmium cell is at the present time the standard which is generally used. ... The Clark cell, formerly used extensively, differs from the cadmium cell ..."
6. A Text-book of Practical Physics by William Watson (1913)
"The EMF at a temperature t of a cadmium cell, prepared as described in the ... In Table 26 will be found the value of the EMF of the cadmium cell at ..."