a type of insulator that supports an electrical conductor at a distance from other elements or surfaces.
adjective 1. somewhat aloof or reserved; cold and unfriendly. adjective 1. reserved, haughty, or aloof standing up
- Standoff missile
noun 1. a missile capable of striking a distant target after launch by an aircraft outside the range of missile defences
noun 1. a thick oil made by heating linseed oil to temperatures of 600°F and higher, used chiefly as a medium in paints. noun 1. a thick drying oil made by heating linseed, tung, or soya to over 300°C: used in oil enamel paints
noun 1. something or someone, as a person, performance, etc., remarkably superior to others: Evans was a standout in the mixed doubles. 2. someone who is conspicuous in an area because of his or her refusal to conform with the actions, opinions, desires, etc., of the majority. adjective 3. outstanding; superior.