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battery

noun
 
 
/ˈbætəri/
ELECTRICITY [C] A2 an object that provides electricity for things such as radios, toys, or cars: Are there any spare batteries for my camera? UK My car has a flat battery (= one that has no electricity left).Electrical components and circuitryThe engine and engine partsEngines and motors
CRIME [U] formal the crime of hitting someone: assault and batteryPhysical and sexual assault and abductionSexual activity in general
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