lithium battery


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lithium battery

[′lith·ē·əm ′bad·ə·rē]
(electricity)
A solid-state battery with a lithium anode, an iodine-polyvinyl pyridine cathode, and an electrolyte consisting of a layer of lithium iodide; used in cardiac pacemakers.
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