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recharge

[rē′chärj]
(electricity)
To restore a cell or battery to a charged condition by sending a current through it in a direction opposite to that of the discharging current.
(hydrology)
The processes involved in the replenishment of water to the zone of saturation.
The amount of water added or absorbed. Also known as groundwater increment; groundwater recharge; groundwater replenishment; increment; intake.

recharge, groundwater recharge

The replenishment of water in the ground, e.g., through injection or infiltration from trenches outside the construction area.
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Uniross is a global leader in rechargeable batteries and chargers, offering a complete range of long-life Nickel Metal Hydride batteries that last up to five times longer than alkaline batteries and can be recharged whenever desired or needed for up to three years.
c) Another battery company is currently attempting to market a new line of alkaline batteries specifically designed to be recharged; acknowledging, in effect, that primary alkaline batteries should not be recharged.
The battery can be recharged over 500 times, and does not suffer from memory effect.
Customers who recharge their prepaid SIM through any of du's recharge channels will be given one entry into the promotion's draw, for every dirham recharged.
This is great news for Nawras Mousbak customers because now they can enjoy a more convenient recharge option where their prepaid account is directly recharged from the dealer's own mobile phone," explained Abdul Aziz Al Hinai, department head, indirect channel.
Recharge while Roaming' is a new alternative to recharging Wasel accounts, in addition to the current available options such as recharging online, mobile payments, and auto pay that allows customers to get their Wasel recharged automatically in regular intervals, upon a pre-set configuration.
Deep cycle is the ability of a battery to be deeply discharged and recharged a number of times without losing capacity.
If the water flows out and nourishes other people then the batteries will work well and will be spontaneously recharged.
Ignoring the low values by the SRM using the daily discharge value, it is agreed that about 25 to 30% of the precipitation is recharged into groundwater.
Because aquifers aren't being recharged nearly as quickly as they're being depleted--and because people are becoming ever more dependent on aquifers to fulfill their various thirsts--scientists are striving to better understand how groundwater systems interact with the water that flows across Earth's surface.
In their 1987 Report of the Scientific Advisory Panel on Groundwater Recharged with Reclaimed Wastewater, the panel concluded, "[B]efore recharge projects are undertaken, other alternatives such as nonpotable reuse, conservation, other nonstructural measures, and modifications to water rights regulations should be thoroughly evaluated.