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car bat·te·ry

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  1. car battery, automobile batterynoun

    a lead-acid storage battery in a motor vehicle; usually a 12-volt battery of six cells; the heart of the car's electrical system


  1. car batterynoun

    A 12 volt battery used to start an automobile


  1. car battery

    An automotive battery or car battery is a rechargeable battery that is used to start a motor vehicle. Its main purpose is to provide an electric current to the electric-powered starting motor, which in turn starts the chemically-powered internal combustion engine that actually propels the vehicle. Once the engine is running, power for the car's electrical systems is still supplied by the battery, with the alternator charging the battery as demands increase or decrease.


  1. car battery

    A car battery is an automotive component that stores electrical energy and supplies it to various parts of a vehicle to facilitate its operation. Its primary function is to provide a current to the starter motor and ignition system, enabling the engine to start. Additionally, the battery powers the electrical systems of the vehicle when the engine is off. Car batteries typically operate using a rechargeable lead-acid system.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of car battery in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of car battery in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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