solar battery

noun

Definition of solar battery 

: an array of solar cells

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After Hurricane Maria, German solar battery company Sonnen donated eight batteries for solar energy to community kitchens and health clinics. Daniella Cheslow, USA TODAY, "Hurricanes blew away Puerto Rico's power grid. Now solar power is rising to fill the void.," 5 Jan. 2018 Wirecutter, a New York Times company that reviews products, tested 70 solar battery chargers and found the $51 Anker PowerPort Solar Lite to be the best model for juicing up mobile devices. J. D. Biersdorfer, New York Times, "Power Up Your Phone by Hand or by Sun," 30 Oct. 2017

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First Known Use of solar battery

1954, in the meaning defined above

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