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re·charge

 (rē-chärj′)
tr.v. re·charged, re·charg·ing, re·charg·es
To charge again, especially to reenergize a storage battery.

re′charge′ n.
re·charge′a·ble adj.
re·charg′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.rechargeable - capable of being recharged; "a rechargeable battery"
reversible - capable of reversing or being reversed; "reversible hypertension"
Translations

rechargeable

[rɪˈtʃɑːdʒəbl] ADJrecargable

rechargeable

[ˌriːˈtʃɑːrdʒəbəl] adjrechargeable

rechargeable

adj batterywiederaufladbar

rechargeable

[rɪːˈtʃɑːdʒəbl] adj (battery) → ricaricabile
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Consumers have been slow to embrace rechargeables, in part because until recently they have been less convenient to use.
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HYBRID rechargeable batteries combine all the economic and environmental benefits of rechargeables with the convenience and user-friendly attributes of the more common alkaline batteries.
Rechargeables may account for just 2% of the market's total volume at present, but consumers are becoming more aware of the concept behind them.