nickel oxide

noun Chemistry.
a green, water-insoluble powder, NiO, used chiefly in the manufacture of nickel salts and in green pigments for ceramic paints.
Also called nickel monoxide, nickelous oxide, nickel protoxide. Unabridged
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The window is constructed of thin films of tungsten oxide and lithium nickel oxide laminated with a polymer ion conductor.
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