edison battery

noun ed·i·son battery \ˈedəsən-\
variants: or

edison storage battery

Definition of edison battery

  1. :  a storage battery employing a solution of caustic potash as the electrolyte, nickel hydroxide and iron as the active agents of the plates, and nickel-plated steel as the framework and container

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Origin and Etymology of edison battery

from Edison, a trademark

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to criticize severely

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