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As he drew the dog up to an apparatus which we know as a voltaic pile, he rounded off his words with his false and grating laugh.BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
The enormous value of the Voltaic cell in building up the science of electricity need hardly be pointed out.INVENTIONBRADLEY A. FISKE
Volta actually made this battery, then known as the Voltaic Pile, but he made it because of Galvani's discovery.STEAM STEEL AND ELECTRICITYJAMES W. STEELE
The beginning and the ending sheets of the Voltaic pile were connected by a wire, through which the current passed.STEAM STEEL AND ELECTRICITYJAMES W. STEELE
A small voltaic battery, placed under the machine, serves to work the electric motor, and has to be replenished from time to time.HEROES OF THE TELEGRAPHJ. MUNRO
(b) The electrical energy used in charging the plates costs less than the plates and electrolyte of voltaic cells.PHYSICSWILLIS EUGENE TOWER
(c) Charging storage cells takes much less labor than replacing the electrolyte and plates of voltaic cells.PHYSICSWILLIS EUGENE TOWER
(d) Storage cells produce larger currents than voltaic cells.PHYSICSWILLIS EUGENE TOWER
At the present time, voltaic cells produce but a very small part of the current electricity used.PHYSICSWILLIS EUGENE TOWER
The arc light requires so much power that its production by voltaic cells is very expensive.PHYSICSWILLIS EUGENE TOWER

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