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Battery may refer to: Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Wiktionary (a portmanteau of wiki and dictionary) is a multilingual, Web-based project to create a free content dictionary, available in over 150 languages. ...

This article does not cite any references or sources. ... The medical idea of (grievous) bodily harm is more specific than legal ideas of assault or violence in general, and distinct from property damage. ... This article does not cite any references or sources. ... for other uses please see Crime (disambiguation) A crime is an act that violates a political or moral law. ... At common law, battery is the tort of intentionally (or in Australia negligently) and voluntarily touching another person without lawful excuse or justification. ... In the common law, civil law refers to the area of law governing relations between private individuals. ... Remains of a battery of English cannon from Youghal, County Cork. ... Symbols representing a single Cell (top) and Battery (bottom), used in circuit diagrams. ... A demonstration electrochemical cell setup resembling the Daniell cell. ... The Toyota RAV4 EV was powered by twenty-four 12 volt batteries, with an operational cost equivalent of over 165 miles per gallon at 2005 US gasoline prices. ... Hardy Meyers chicken operation near Petal, Mississippi. ... The following is an alphabetical list of unofficial terms, phrases, and other jargon used in baseball, and explanations of their meanings. ... Chess is a recreational and competitive game for two players. ...

Placenames

Several places are named for the historical locations of coastal defense artillery batteries:

Battery Park (to New Yorkers, The Battery) is a 21-acre (8. ... Battery Park City is a 90 acre (0. ... The memorial at Battery Park Battery Park is a public park overlooking Lake Champlain at the western end of downtown Burlington, Vermont. ... The Battery, which includes a park known as White Point Gardens, is a landmark promenade in Charleston, South Carolina. ... Battery Point is a suburb of the city of Hobart, Tasmania, Australia. ... Sulthan Bathery (formerly called Ganapathivattom) is a small town in Wayanad district of Kerala, India. ...

Music

  • Battery (song), a 1986 song by Metallica
  • Battery (band), an American hardcore band
  • Battery 9, a South African musical project
  • Battery Records is the label for a record company
  • Battery (album), an 2004 album by the Seattle Indie band Aveo
  • Battery (drumline), a section within a modern marching drumline

Battery is the opening track of Metallicas 1986 album Master of Puppets. ... Battery is a band partially responsible for the rebirth of Washington DC hardcore. ... Battery 9 (pronounced, in Afrikaans, as Battery Nege), an industrial music project from Johannesburg, South Africa, is the brainchild of Paul Riekert, who writes, plays and records the music. ... 2003 Daewoo Kalos hatchback The Chevrolet Aveo is a subcompact car built by Korean GM Daewoo, a subsidiary of General Motors. ... Auburn University tenors warm up A drumline or drum line is a group of percussion instruments usually played as part of a marching ensemble. ...

Others

  • BATTERY, (1981) a play by Daniel Therriault, published by Broadway Play Publishing
  • Battery (drink), a brand of beverage
  • Battery, a Japanese novel series by Asano Atsuko; a manga series of it is currently being released
    • Battery, a 2007 Japanese movie based on the novel series of the same name

Battery energy drink logo Battery energy drink is a registered trademark and is owned by Oy Sinebrychoff Ab, Finland. ... maNga is a popular Turkish nu metal/rapcore band. ...

Etymology

"Battery" is derived from French batterie, from the verb French battre, Late Latin battuere = "to beat", of Germanic origin, compare Anglo-Saxon bēatan. Many of its modern uses arose as generalisations of the meaning artillery battery. Latin is an ancient Indo-European language originally spoken in Latium, the region immediately surrounding Rome. ... Old English (also called Anglo-Penis[1], Englisc by its speakers) is an early form of the English language that was spoken in parts of what is now England and southern Scotland between the mid-fifth century and the mid-twelfth century. ... Remains of a battery of English cannon from Youghal, County Cork. ...


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SCADPlus: Disposal of spent batteries and accumulators (1345 words)
Corrigendum to Directive 2006/66/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 6 September 2006 on batteries and accumulators and waste batteries and accumulators and repealing Directive 91/157/EEC [Official Journal L 339 of 6.12.2006].
Batteries of the "button" type or those composed of elements of the "button" type are excluded from the scope of the Directives.
The Directives also require that batteries and accumulators, or the appliances in which they are incorporated, be marked in such a way as to indicate separate collection and recycling requirements and heavy-metal content.
Apple - Batteries (719 words)
As with other rechargeable batteries, you may eventually need to replace your battery.
Battery lifespan means the total amount of time your battery will last before it must be replaced.
For instance, if your iPod were powered by four AA alkaline batteries and you used one pack per week (which is conservative), after two years you would have spent over $200 (buying in bulk) and piled up 400 dead batteries for your local recycling center.
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