Nobili's ring


No·​bi·​li's ring
: one of the colored rings formed upon a metal plate by electrolytic deposition (as of copper or lead peroxide)
usually used in plural

Word History


after Leopoldo Nobili †1835 Italian physicist

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“Nobili's ring.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 May. 2024.

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