HyperDic: ni

English > 1 sense of the word Ni:
NOUNsubstanceNi, nickel, atomic number 28a hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion
Ni > pronunciation
Soundsniy'
Rhymesabalone ... Zuni: 221 rhymes with niy...
English > Ni: 1 sense > noun 1, substance
MeaningA hard malleable ductile silvery metallic element that is resistant to corrosion; used in alloys; occurs in pentlandite and smaltite and garnierite and millerite.
Synonymsnickel, atomic number 28
Broadermetallic element, metalAny of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
Substance ofgarnieriteA green mineral consisting of hydrated nickel magnesium silicate
milleriteA yellow mineral consisting of nickel sulfide
pentlanditeA mineral (iron and nickel sulphide) that is the chief ore of nickel
smaltiteA grey mineral consisting of cobalt arsenide and nickel
SpanishNi, níquel, número atómico 28
CatalanNi, níquel, número atòmic 28

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