Significado de “battery” - en el Diccionario Inglés

battery en inglés británico

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batterynoun

uk /ˈbæt.ər.i/ us /ˈbæt̬.ɚ.i/

battery noun (ELECTRICAL DEVICE)

A2 [ C ] a device that produces electricity to provide power for radios, cars, etc.:

a rechargeable battery
a battery-operated hairdryer
This alarm clock takes two medium-sized batteries.
I think the battery isdead/flat (= has lost its power).

Más ejemplos

  • You'll run the battery down if you leave your car lights on.
  • It's not working - I don't think the battery is charging.
  • Is it all right to leave/put the battery on charge overnight?
  • I left my car lights on all night and now the battery is flat.
  • The battery should prevent the computer system from going down in the event of a power cut.

batteryadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈbæt.ər.i/ us /ˈbæt̬.ɚ.i/ UK

(Definición de battery del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

battery en inglés americano

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batterynoun

us /ˈbæt̬·ə·ri/

battery noun (ELECTRICAL DEVICE)

[ C ] a device that produces electricity to provide power for radios, cars, toys, etc.:

What size battery do you need for the alarm clock?

physics [ C ] A battery is also any device that produces electrical energy from chemical energy.

battery noun (LARGE NUMBER)

[ C ] a number of things of a similar type:

You have to pass a whole battery of tests to get into that school.

battery noun (CRIME)

[ U ] the crime of attacking and beating someone

(Definición de battery del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

battery en inglés de negocios

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batterynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbætəri/ us

a device that produces electricity to provide power for cars, radios, etc.:

charge/recharge a battery I need to recharge the batteries for my camera.
a rechargeable battery
a battery-powered vehicle
a battery of tests/questions, etc.

a large number of tests, questions, etc.:

Candidates have to undergo a battery of intelligence tests.

(Definición de battery del Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)