battery eliminator


noun


Nearby words

  1. batteries,
  2. battering,
  3. battering ram,
  4. battersea,
  5. battery,
  6. battery jar,
  7. battery, the,
  8. batticaloa,
  9. battik,
  10. batting

eliminator

[ih-lim-uh-ney-ter]

noun

a person or thing that eliminates.
Also called battery eliminator. a device that operates from a power line to supply current and voltage to a circuit designed to be operated by a battery.

Origin of eliminator

First recorded in 1880–85; eliminate + -or2

Related formse·lim·i·na·to·ry [ih-lim-uh-nuh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪˈlɪm ə nəˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/, adjectivenon·e·lim·i·na·to·ry, adjectivepre·e·lim·i·na·tor, noun

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