the maximum voltage sustainable by an insulating material, after which it loses its insulating properties
noun, British. 1. 1 (def 4).
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[ih-lek-tri-deez] /ɪˈlɛk trɪˌdiz/ plural noun, Classical Mythology. 1. the Amber Islands.
[ih-lek-truh-fahy] /ɪˈlɛk trəˌfaɪ/ verb (used with object), electrified, electrifying. 1. to charge with or subject to ; apply to. 2. to supply (a region, community, etc.) with power: The valley wasn’t electrified until 1936. 3. to equip for the use of power, as a railroad. 4. to excite greatly; thrill: to electrify an audience. /ɪˈlɛktrɪˌfaɪ/ […]