power pack

noun

Definition of power pack

: a unit for converting a power supply (as from a battery or household electrical circuit) to a voltage suitable for an electronic device

Examples of power pack in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The system consists of a backpack, which houses the power pack, and artificial tendons that connect to the glove. Stephanie Bailey, CNN, 12 May 2021 Challenges such as double gloving, the weight of the power pack and controller, and activation issues required for the task continue to exist. Borislav Marinov, Forbes, 28 Apr. 2021 The result is this new and more muscular DCS573B, capable of running on a standard 20-volt Max battery or the brand’s hulking 20/60 Flex Volt power pack. The Popular Mechanics Editors, Popular Mechanics, 29 Dec. 2020 Some models of wireless earbuds include a dedicated charging station for a one-and-done charging process, and some include a carrying case that doubles as a portable power pack to extend their playtime far beyond a single charge. Popular Science, 30 Oct. 2020 Just bring a power pack because 5G is a battery drain. Joanna Stern, WSJ, 20 Oct. 2020 This 2-in-1 has 51 air jets to build the fire and reduce smoke and is run by a power pack with a 24-hour run time that can be recharged with a USB port. Matt Allyn, Popular Mechanics, 14 Oct. 2020 For three early-season games, DeBerg, reduced to a whisper, communicated with a speaker, amplifier and power pack affixed to the back of his shoulder pads. Eric Branch, SFChronicle.com, 29 Sep. 2020 This futuristic power pack is convenient and powerful. Gabrielle Hondorp, Popular Mechanics, 12 June 2020

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First Known Use of power pack

1936, in the meaning defined above

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25 May 2021

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“Power pack.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/power%20pack. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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power pack

noun

English Language Learners Definition of power pack

: a small case that contains the power supply for an electronic device

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