porous cell

noun
variants: or porous cup

Definition of porous cell

: a cylindrical vessel of porous earthenware used in an electrical cell to keep two liquids from mixing freely

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“Porous cell.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/porous%20cell. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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