Lead acid battery

  An electrochemical battery that uses lead and lead oxide for electrodes and sulfuric acid for the electrolyte.
  U.S. Dept. of Energy, Energy Information Administration's Energy Glossary

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  • Lead-acid battery — Batteries caption=A valve regulated lead acid battery EtoW=30 40 Wh/kg EtoS=60 75 Wh/L PtoW=180 W/kg|CtoDE=70% 92% EtoCP=7(sld ) 18(fld ) Wh/US$ [http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Lab/8679/battery.html] SDR=3% 20%/month… …   Wikipedia

  • lead-acid battery — noun a battery with lead electrodes with dilute sulphuric acid as the electrolyte; each cell generates about 2 volts • Syn: ↑lead acid accumulator • Hypernyms: ↑storage battery, ↑accumulator • Hyponyms: ↑car battery, ↑aut …   Useful english dictionary

  • lead-acid battery — /lɛd æsəd ˈbætri/ (say led asuhd batree) noun a battery consisting of an acid proof case divided into individual secondary cells, the electrodes of which are largely of lead; the commonest form of rechargeable battery, used in vehicles, domestic… …   Australian English dictionary

  • lead-acid battery — An electricity producing system of lead plates and dilute sulphuric acid; used as a starter battery and as a traction battery in electric vehicles or as a source for lights because they are rechargable, inexpensive, and durable …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Lead Acid Battery —   An electrochemical battery that uses lead and lead oxide for electrodes and sulfuric acid for the electrolyte …   Energy terms

  • lead-acid accumulator — noun a battery with lead electrodes with dilute sulphuric acid as the electrolyte; each cell generates about 2 volts • Syn: ↑lead acid battery • Hypernyms: ↑storage battery, ↑accumulator • Hyponyms: ↑car battery, ↑automobile …   Useful english dictionary

  • acid battery — /æsəd ˈbætri/ (say asuhd batree) noun → lead acid battery …   Australian English dictionary

  • lead-acid cell —    A rechargeable acid battery for use with an electric cap lamp [25] …   Lexicon of Cave and Karst Terminology

  • lead-acid — adjective Describing a battery having lead electrodes and an electrolyte of sulfuric acid solution; used in motor vehicles …   Wiktionary

  • lead acid rechargable battery — used in many light systems. Benefits include low cost and solid long term durability …   Dictionary of automotive terms

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