Origin of storage battery
First recorded in 1880–85
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Examples from the Web for storage battery
There is a common notion that electricity is stored in the storage-battery.
What were they doing with an alternating current in the storage-battery room?The Man Who Rocked the Earth
The brain is a storage-battery made up of millions of minute cells.Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Vol. 1 of 14
The storage-battery, when ready for action, is one form of acid or primary battery.
This is a storage-battery of the standard chloride accumulator type.The Gunner's Examiner
Harold E. Cloke
- another name (esp US) for accumulator (def. 1)
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