Definition of porous cell
: a cylindrical vessel of porous earthenware used in an electrical cell to keep two liquids from mixing freely
Start your free trial today and get unlimited access to America's largest dictionary, with:
- More than 250,000 words that aren't in our free dictionary
- Expanded definitions, etymologies, and usage notes
- Advanced search features
- Ad free!
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up porous cell? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).