What were they doing with an alternating current in the storage-battery room?
The storage-battery, when ready for action, is one form of acid or primary battery.
There is a common notion that electricity is stored in the storage-battery.
This is a storage-battery of the standard chloride accumulator type.
There are always at least two lead plates in a storage-battery cell of this kind, although there may be any number above that.
It may be possible that man is a storage-battery—man the positive, woman the negative—I really can not say.
Atterbury turned and groped his way through a doorway, and they passed first into what appeared to be a storage-battery room.
The electric current then goes into the storage-battery cell, entering by the positive plate and coming out by the negative.
Another form of battery that is extensively used for some kinds of heavy current work is called the storage-battery.
The brain is a storage-battery made up of millions of minute cells.