Nobili's ring

No·​bi·​li's ring | \ ˈnȯbəlēz-, ˈnōb- \

Definition of Nobili'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

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History and Etymology for Nobili's ring

after Leopoldo Nobili †1835 Italian physicist

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“Nobili's ring.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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