This battery size is known by many other names in different countries. In case you travel to a different country, you might have to know what they call a C battery other than R14 battery. For instance, they call this battery size as #2 in China. If you happen to be in Britain, you may hear someone refer to it as a U11 size battery. In Russia, some folks might call it as the Type 343 battery.
People refer to the C battery using many different names simply because it is one of the basic battery standard sizes used for flashlights. This battery size has been around for half a century making it quite commonplace in modern living.
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Like the , the C battery size has been standardized since the 1920s. The , , and sizes have been in common use since the 1950s.