nickel cadmium

Main Entry:  nickel cadmium
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a battery or energy cell containing a nickel anode, cadmium anode, and potassium hydroxide electrolyte; abb. NiCad
Example:  Rechargeable batteries are usually nickel cadmium.
Usage:  nickel-cadmium adj
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