Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a cell consisting of an electrode immersed in a suitable electrolyte, designed to measure single electrode potentials
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Either of the two connected parts of an electrochemical cell, consisting of one electrode in a conductive fluid.