Origin of nicad
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They were also cheaper to maintain because they kept their charge better than nicad batteries, which lost charge when stored.The Dreamliner Will Fly Again, But Is Boeing Still Blowing Smoke?
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- a rechargeable dry-cell battery with a nickel anode and a cadmium cathode
C20: ni (ckel) + cad (mium)
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