accumulator definition

  • noun:
    • the one that collects: an accumulator of old publications.
    • A register or electric circuit in a calculator or computer, where outcomes of arithmetical and logical businesses tend to be formed.
    • Chiefly British An automobile storage space electric battery.
    • One who, or that which, builds up.
    • A wet-cell storage space battery pack.
    • A collective bet on consecutive occasions, with both stake and profits becoming held forward to accumulate progressively.
    • a method of elastic springs for relieving the stress upon a rope, like in deep-sea dredging.
    • A vessel containing pressurized hot-water ready for launch as steam.
    • A container which stores hydraulic energy for release, by means of a pressurized liquid (frequently suspended within a larger tank of substance under some pressure).
    • A register in a calculator or computer system useful for holding the advanced outcomes of a computation or information transfer.
    • A derivative contract under which the seller commits to offer stocks of an underlying safety at a specific strike price, that your buyer is obligated purchase.
    • a person who, or that which, builds up, collects, or amasses.
    • An apparatus by means of which power or power are saved, for instance the cylinder or tank for saving water for hydraulic elevators, the additional or storage space battery useful for accumulating the power of electrical fees, etc.
    • something of flexible springs for relieving the stress upon a rope, as with deep-sea dredging.
    • one that or what gathers, accumulates, or amasses.
    • a person who takes university degrees by buildup (which see).
    • something employed for collecting and storing energy, etc.
    • In electrical energy: A condenser (which see). A storage battery pack (which see, under battery).
    • (computer system technology) a register which includes an integrated adder that adds an input number to the articles regarding the sign-up
    • someone who is required to get repayments (as for rent or taxes)
    • a voltaic electric battery that shops electric cost

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