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nickel-cadmium battery

[nik-uh l-kad-mee-uh m] /ˈnɪk əlˈkæd mi əm/
a storage battery, with an alkaline electrolyte, having nickel oxide as the positive element and cadmium as the negative.
Also called nicad, NiCd battery. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • A nickel-cadmium battery converts chemical energy into electrical energy.

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