nickel-cadmium accumulator

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Noun1.nickel-cadmium accumulator - 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
storage battery, accumulator - a voltaic battery that stores electric charge
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Volumes of portable nickel-cadmium accumulators were down slightly, due to one-off storages (larger volumes received in late 2003 could not be processed until early 2004).