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carbon-zinc battery

carbon-zinc battery
A primary battery (non-rechargeable) commonly used in low drain consumer applications (e.g. clocks, calculators, and garage door openers). Carbon-zinc batteries are available in the same sizes as the alkaline and manganese dioxide ("AA", "AAA", 9-volt, "C", "D") varieties. They are one of the most widely used dry primary batteries because of their low cost and reliable performance.

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