What is battery?

Some articles on battery:

Olivers Battery
... Olivers Battery (sometimes known as Oliver's Battery) is a civil parish in Hampshire, England, of some 700 households located just to the south of the City of Winchester ... The parish does not include the whole of the settlement known informally as Oliver's Battery, with the northern boundary following the A3090 and therefore ...
Macintosh Portable - Criticism
... from Apple and other manufacturers, the battery is charged in series with the supply of power to the computer ... If the battery can no longer hold a charge, then the computer cannot run on AC power and hence it will not boot ... longer manufactured and it is very rare to find an original battery that will hold charge and allow the computer to start ...
Olivers Battery - History
... The name Olivers Battery refers to a prominent iron age earthwork ... A fine Anglo-Saxon bowl from a burial within the Battery was on show for many years at the British Museum, but has now been returned to Winchester City Museum on long term loan ... The Olivers Battery name dates back to the English Civil War and is specifically associated with Oliver Cromwell's siege of Winchester in 1645 ...
Load Testing - Car Charging System
... used to evaluate the health of a car's battery ... to a car's starter motor and a meter to read the battery's output voltage both in the unloaded and loaded state ... When the tester is used, the battery's open circuit voltage is checked first ...
Battery - Other Uses
... Battery (baseball), collectively, the pitcher and catcher Battery cage, a confinement system for egg-laying chickens Battery (chess), a tactic consisting of placing two or more ...

More definitions of "battery":

  • (noun): An assault in which the assailant makes physical contact.
    Synonyms: assault and battery
  • (noun): A unit composed of the pitcher and catcher.
  • (noun): A device that produces electricity; may have several primary or secondary cells arranged in parallel or series.
    Synonyms: electric battery
  • (noun): Group of guns or missile launchers operated together at one place.
  • (noun): A collection of related things intended for use together.
    Example: "Took a battery of achievement tests"
  • (noun): A series of stamps operated in one mortar for crushing ores.
    Synonyms: stamp battery