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nick·el-cad·mi·um ac·cu·mu·la·tor

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  1. nicad, nickel-cadmium accumulatornoun

    a rechargeable battery with a nickel cathode and a cadmium anode; often used in emergency systems because of its low discharge rate when not in use


  1. nickel-cadmium accumulator

    A nickel-cadmium accumulator, also known as a nickel-cadmium battery or NiCd battery, is a type of rechargeable battery that uses nickel oxide hydroxide and metallic cadmium as electrodes. The positive electrode is nickel hydroxide, and the negative electrode is cadmium. These batteries are characterized by their high energy density, resistance to elements, and long lifespan. They are used in various devices like power tools, photography equipment, emergency lights and certain types of vehicles.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nickel-cadmium accumulator in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nickel-cadmium accumulator in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3


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