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  Words related to battery

Related / Similar Words: assault and battery, barrage, barrage fire, bombardment, shelling, electric battery, stamp battery

 

Definition:
  • an assault in which the assailant makes physical contact;
  • the heavy fire of artillery to saturate an area rather than hit a specific target; "they laid down a barrage in front of the advancing troops"; "the shelling went on for hours without pausing";
  • a device that produces electricity; may have several primary or secondary cells arranged in parallel or series;
  • a series of stamps operated in one mortar for crushing ores;
  • a collection of related things intended for use together; "took a battery of achievement tests";
  • a unit composed of the pitcher and catcher;
  • group of guns or missile launchers operated together at one place;

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    Hyponyms: resisting arrest, A battery, B battery, C battery, voltaic battery, galvanic battery, voltaic pile, pile, galvanic pile

     

    Part Meronyms: baseball team

     

    Derivational Morphology: blast, shell

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 电池   Croatian: baterija  
    Dutch: batterij   Finnish: paristo  
    French: pile   German: Batterie  
    Hebrew: סוֹלְלָה   Italian: pila  
    Japanese: 電池   Korean: 전지  
    Malay: bateri   Polish: bateria  
    Russian: батарея   Slovene: baterija  
    Spanish: pila   Swedish: batteri  
     
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