Charge

A quantum number carried by a particle. Determines whether the particle can participate in an interaction process. A particle with electric charge has electrical interactions; one with h2 charge has h2 interactions, etc.

Charge

- an emblem, object, device, or design superimposed on the field(s) of a flag. A coat of arms or simple heraldic device used as a charge is sometimes called a badge.

charge

A formal accusation by the court or its representatives such as the police.
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Charge

(Battery) The conversion of electrical energy from an external source, into chemical energy within a cell or battery.
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charge

(from the article `crime`) ...in U.S. states has followed a pattern derived from English traditions and principles with many variations. Prosecutors (district attorneys), ...
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charge

(from the article `heraldry`) The field is said to be `charged` with an object. Heraldic objects are of a large and increasing variety; as more arms are devised, new objects ...
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charge

[n] - financial liabilities (such as a tax) 2. [n] - the price charged for some article or service 3. [n] - the quantity of unbalanced electricity in a body (either positive or negative) and construed as an excess or deficiency of electrons 4. [n] - a person committed to your care 5. [n] - request for payment of a debt 6. [n]...
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Charge

• (v. t.) To ornament with or cause to bear; as, to charge an architectural member with a molding. • (v. t.) An entry or a account of that which is due from one party to another; that which is debited in a business transaction; as, a charge in an account book. • (v. t.) To lay on or impose, as a task, duty, or trust; to command, inst...
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charge

armorial bearing noun heraldry consisting of a design or image depicted on a shield
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charge

burster noun a quantity of explosive to be set off at one time; `this cartridge has a powder charge of 50 grains`
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Charge

[bugle call] Charge is a bugle call which signals to execute a charge, or to gallop forward into harm`s way with deadly intent. A simple unmistakable call, it was even recognizable by experienced horses. ...
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Charge

[heraldry] In heraldry, a charge is any emblem or device occupying the field of an escutcheon (shield). This may be a geometric design (sometimes called an ordinary) or a symbolic representation of a person, animal, plant, object or other device. In French blazon, the ordinaries are called pièces while other charges are called meubles (i.e...
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Charge

[warfare] A charge is a maneuver in battle in which combatants advance towards their enemy at their best speed in an attempt to engage in close combat. Charging makes it difficult for the defending force to accurately aim ranged weapons on the attacking force. The charge is the dominant shock attack and has been the key tactic and decisive ...
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Charge

[youth] During the European Middle Ages, a charge often meant an underage person placed under the supervision of a nobleman. Charges were the responsibility of the nobleman they were charged to, and they were usually expected to be treated as guests or a member of the household. Charges were at times used more or less openly as hostages, en...
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Charge

Charge (chärj) transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Charged (chärjd); present participle & verbal noun Charging .] [ Old French chargier , French charger , from Late Latin carricare , from Latin carrus...
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Charge

Charge intransitive verb 1. To make an onset or rush; as, to charge with fixed bayonets. « Like your heroes of antiquity, he charges in iron. Glanvill. » « ' Charge for the guns!' he said. Tennyson. » 2. To demand a price...
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Charge

Charge noun [ French charge , from charger to load. See Charge , transitive verb , and confer Cargo , Caricature .] 1. A load or burder laid upon a person or thing. 2. A person or thing commited or intrusted to the care, cu...
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Charge

1 It is an instruction given by the Judge to the members of Jury before the trial is taken over by jury. The judge explains the possible laws that apply in that particular case. 2. It also refers to the statement put down on the official complain accusing the party and staing the crime committed against which the complain is registered.
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charge

1. <physics> A fundamental physical attribute of a particle, which characterises the particle's electromagnetic interaction with other particles and with electric and magnetic fields. ... 2. Storing energy in a battery or electric capacitor by running a current through it, opposite of discharge. (It is possible to charge most capacitors in ei...
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Charge

A claim on an asset, usually a property, which must be satisfied before any other claims can be considered. Home mortgages are the most common type of charge. When the property is sold the amount owing to the mortgage provider must be repaid before any other claimant can be paid.
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Charge

A formal accusation against a person that a criminal offence has been committed (see also Charging order)
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Charge

A formal accusation of criminal activity. The prosecuting attorney decides on the charges, after reviewing police reports, witness statements, and any other evidence of wrongdoing. Formal charges are announced at an arrested person's arraignment.
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charge

A formal complaint issued accusing an individual of a crime. Compare directed verdict.
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charge

A quantity carried by a particle that determines its participation in an interaction with other particles. A particle with electric charge has electromagnetic interactions; one with strong charge (or color charge) has strong interactions, etc. It is a characteristic property of charges that they a...
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Charge

A quantity carried by a particle that determines its participation in an interactions process. A particle with electric charge has electrical interactions; one with strong charge (or color charge) has strong interactions, etc.
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