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solar cell

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Wind, water, sun
solar cellˌsolar ˈcell noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 TPWa piece of equipment for producing electric power from sunlight
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solar cellA solar cell panel repays the electric power needed to manufacture it in its first few hours of operation.Note that the solar cell has an efficiency of only about 10%.
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