Definition of Nickel-iron battery
1. Noun. A storage battery having a nickel oxide cathode and an iron anode with an electrolyte of potassium hydroxide; each cell gives about 1.2 volts.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Nickel-iron Battery
Literary usage of Nickel-iron battery
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Electric Ignition for Combustion Motors by Forrest Robert Jones (1912)
"Taking a nickel-iron battery out of Commission. — It is not necessary to charge the battery when it is left idle. " A battery can be put out of commission ..."
2. Opportunity 2000: Creative Affirmative Action Strategies for a Changing (1988)
"Some analysts consider the nickel/iron battery very promising for the next generation of electric vehicles because it has demonstrated long lifecycle and ..."
3. Electric Vehicles: Likely Consequences of U. S. and Other National Programs by DIANE Publishing Company (1995)
"... range of EVS than •We did the same for the nickel-based batteries by including the costs of only 2/3 of either a nickel cadmium or nickel iron battery. ..."