Manchester plate

Manchester plate

[′man·chə·stər ‚plāt]
(electricity)
A storage battery consisting of a heavy alloy grid with circular openings into which are pressed pure lead buttons that are made from lead tape by crimping and rolling to develop a large surface area and are coated with lead peroxide, PbO2.
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Liverpool vehicles will also get a Manchester plate because the city doesn't have its own registration district.
The drugs were in the rear footwell of the Toyota Avensis when the vehicle with Manchester plates was stopped on Newham Way, Coulby Newham.
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