the electromotive force produced by the unequal illumination of two identical electrodes placed in an electrolyte.
- Becquerel rays
(formerly) rays emitted by radioactive substances.
noun acronym (in Britain) Broadcasting, Entertainment, Cinematograph and Theatre Union
a piece of furniture upon which or within which a person sleeps, rests, or stays when not well. the mattress and bedclothes together with the bedstead of a bed. the bedstead alone. the act of or time for sleeping: Now for a cup of cocoa and then bed. the use of a bed for the […]
- Bed and board
living quarters and meals: In this school students must pay by the week for bed and board. one’s home regarded as exemplifying the obligations of marriage: He said he would not be responsible for her debts after she left his bed and board. noun sleeping accommodation and meals (US, law) divorce from bed and board, […]