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Origin of Leyden jar
Example sentences from the Web for leyden jar
The Leyden-jar should be charged when the instrument is used.
The whole instrument is enclosed in a metal cage, to protect the glass Leyden-jar and the delicate needle.
He had felt the power of a Leyden-jar discharge, and through it had nearly lost his life.The Story of Great Inventions|Elmer Ellsworth Burns
These plates are in connection with the inner coating of a Leyden-jar, and are termed the attracting plates.