trickle charger

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trickle charger

n
(Electronics) a small mains-operated battery charger, esp one that delivers less than 5 amperes and is used by car owners
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The EV Project bought and deployed mostly "Level 2" chargers that can resupply an electric vehicle's battery in three to six hours, compared to the portable "trickle chargers" provided by carmakers, which can take from 10 to 20 hours.
"And possibly the charging points people have seen so far being installed in car parks are trickle chargers that can take up to six hours.