Definition of nickelide in English:

nickelide

noun

Chemistry
  • An intermetallic compound of nickel, especially with a more electropositive metallic element.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Joshua Mellor (1869–1938), chemist. From nickel + -ide.

Pronunciation

nickelide

/ˈnɪkəlʌɪd//ˈnɪk(ə)lʌɪd/