Battery

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Battery may refer to:

  • Artillery battery, an organized group of artillery pieces; also gun battery with similar groupings on warships
  • Battery (crime), criminal offense involving unlawful physical contact with another person
    • Battery (tort), intentional harmful or offensive contact with a person under civil law
  • Battery (electricity), electrochemical cells to transform chemical energy into electricity.
  • Battery position, a stage of operation of a firearm action or for a device which is ready to operate.
    • Out-of-battery, the discharge of a weapon before the action has returned to the normal firing position
  • Battery Energy Drink, an energy drink manufactured by the Finnish brewery and soft drinks company Sinebrychoff

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  • Battery (baseball), collectively, the pitcher and catcher
  • Battery cage, a confinement system for egg-laying chickens
  • Battery (chess), a tactic consisting of placing two or more pieces on the same rank, file, or diagonal
  • Battery (also stamp battery or stamp mill), a type of mill that crushes material by pounding
  • Battery (test), a series of tests used to assess psychological, behavioral, or cognitive functions.