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device that converts chemical energy into electrical energy, consisting of a group of electric cells that are connected to act as a source of direct current.
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storage battery

[′stȯr·ij ‚bad·ə·rē]
(electricity)
A connected group of two or more storage cells or a single storage cell. Also known as accumulator; accumulator battery; rechargeable battery; secondary battery.
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