secondary cell


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Recent Examples on the Web The list on Friday included a range of battery technologies, but only placed tariffs on primary battery cells rather than the rechargeable batteries (also known as secondary cells) used in most consumer electronics. Russell Brandom, The Verge, "Gadget makers are bracing for Trump’s trade war," 20 June 2018

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1885, in the meaning defined above

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“Secondary cell.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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