Definition of storage battery in English:

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storage battery

(also storage cell)


A battery (or cell) used for storing electrical energy.
Example sentences
  • The voltage required to properly recharge a storage battery varies with battery temperature.
  • The electrical discharge from the lead storage battery provides the energy to start the internal combustion process in a car.
  • Researchers have been looking for a substitute for the lead storage battery that would provide electrical current efficiently, but that would not pose an environmental hazard.

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