Weston cell

Wes·​ton cell | \ ˈwestən- \

Definition of Weston cell

: a voltaic cell used as a standard of electromotive force

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History and Etymology for Weston cell

after Edward Weston †1936 English-born U.S. chemist, who patented such a device in 1893

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“Weston cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Weston%20cell. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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