storage-cell

storage cell

noun Electricity.
a cell whose energy can be renewed by passing a current through it in the direction opposite to that of the flow of current generated by the cell.


Origin:
1880–85

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To storage-cell
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature