storage cell
  • A cell whose available energy can be replenished after discharge, with the process being able to be repeated safely multiple times. Examples include lithium-ion cells, and nickel-metal hydride cells. This contrasts with a non-rechargeable cell, whose manner of discharge does not lend itself to recharging. Also called secondary cell, or rechargeable cell.
  • The smallest unit of information a digital computer can handle. Usually synonymous with bit.
  • In computers, an elementary unit of storage, such as a binary cell.
  • synonym secondary cell
  • noun an apparatus that generates electricity by means of a reversible chemical reaction

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