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Voltaʹic Battery

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An apparatus for accumulating electricity. So called from Volta, the Italian, who first contrived it.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Vitulos
Vitus (St.)
Viva Voce
Vivien
Vixen
Vixere
Viz
Vogue
Vogue la Galère
Vole
Voltaic Battery
Voltaire
Volume
Vox et Præterea Nihil
Vox Populi Vox Dei
Vulcan
Vulcan’s Badge
Vulcanised Indiarubber
Vulcanist
Vulgar Errors
VXL
Wabun