Definition of Cadmium cell

1. Noun. A standard voltaic cell (trademark Weston).

Exact synonyms: Weston Cell
Generic synonyms: Standard Cell
Language type: Trademark



Lexicographical Neighbors of Cadmium Cell

cadging
cadgy
cadherin
cadherins
cadi
cadie
cadies
cadilesker
cadileskers
cadinene
cadis
cadmian
cadmic
cadmiferous
cadmium
cadmium cell (current term)
cadmium chloride
cadmium compounds
cadmium orange
cadmium oxide
cadmium poisoning
cadmium radioisotopes
cadmium sulfide
cadmium sulphide
cadmium translocating ATPase
cadmium yellow
cadmium yellow pale
cadmium yellows
cadmiums
cadmoindite

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 ..."

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