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Leclanche Cell Definition

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Flashlight batteries are Leclance cells.

Eyup Salman, stock.xchng
Definition: A Leclanche cell is a dry cell battery that uses a moist paste as the electrolyte solution.
Examples:
Flashlight batteries are Leclanche cells. The moist paste electrolyte is generally a combination of powdered carbon, NH4Cl, MnO2 and ZnCl2.

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