from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A form of voltaic battery, invented by Grove, in which the cell consists of two glass tubes, in each of which is fused a platinum electrode covered with finely divided platinum and provided with binding-screws above.


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  • The company plans to offer a gas-battery hybrid version of the Sonata in North America late next year, before selling it in South Korea, Mr. Rim said.

    Hyundai Rolls Out First Hybrid Car

  • GAPYEONG, South Korea – Hyundai Motor Co. on Wednesday began selling its first hybrid car, a version of its Avante compact sedan that runs on a combination of liquid petroleum gas and a battery, in South Korea and said it would roll out gas-battery hybrid models in other countries next year.

    Hyundai Rolls Out First Hybrid Car


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