acid cell

noun

Definition of acid cell 

1 anatomy : a gastric parietal cell

2a : an electric storage cell with an acid electrolyte (as dilute sulfuric acid)

b : lead-lead acid cell

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1839, in the meaning defined at sense 2a

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