storage battery

noun

Definition of storage battery

  1. :  a cell or connected group of cells that converts chemical energy into electrical energy by reversible chemical reactions and that may be recharged by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to that of its discharge —called also storage cell

1880

First Known Use of storage battery

1880


STORAGE BATTERY Defined for English Language Learners

storage battery

noun

Definition of storage battery for English Language Learners

  • : a type of battery that can be given a new charge by passing an electric current through it


STORAGE BATTERY Defined for Kids

storage battery

noun

Definition of storage battery for Students

  1. :  a battery that can be made capable of being used again by passing an electric current through it



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