Conductivity



[kon-duhk-tiv-i-tee] /ˌkɒn dʌkˈtɪv ɪ ti/

noun, plural conductivities.
1.
Physics. the property or power of heat, electricity, or sound.
2.
Also called specific conductance. Electricity. a measure of the ability of a given substance to electric current, equal to the reciprocal of the resistance of the substance. Symbol: σ.
/ˌkɒndʌkˈtɪvɪtɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
Also called conduction. the property of transmitting heat, electricity, or sound
2.

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3.
See thermal conductivity

conductivity con·duc·tiv·i·ty (kŏn’dŭk-tĭv’ĭ-tē)
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conductivity
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