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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (computer science) a register that has a built-in adder that adds an input number to the contents of the register; A voltaic battery that stores electric charge; A person who is employed to collect payments (as for rent or taxes).

Usage examples (35)
  • Cavanagh put on a £5 accumulator, which is understood to have included three other matches.
  • The analogy of the accumulator is exact.
  • IT is more than a hundred years since the elementary principle of the storage battery or "accumulator" was detected by a Frenchman named
  • At one lantern show at Paro Dzong in Bhutan, an "accumulator" blew up scorching White's face and badly singing his eyebrow, eyelashes and moustache. for more
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