Definitions for Conductivityˌkɒn dʌkˈtɪv ɪ ti
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the transmission of heat or electricity or sound
The ability of a material to conduct electricity, heat, fluid or sound
The reciprocal of resistivity
the quality or power of conducting, or of receiving and transmitting, as heat, electricity, etc.; as, the conductivity of a nerve
The Standard Electrical Dictionary
The relative power of conducting the electric current possessed by different substances. A path for the current through the ether is opened by the presence of a body of proper quality, and this quality, probably correlated to opacity, is termed conductivity. There is no perfect conductor, all offer some resistance, q. v., and there is hardly any perfect non-conductor. It is the reverse and reciprocal of resistance.
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There’s moisture in that sausage, so long as your body is in contact with it, it has enough conductivity to affect the electric field.
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- електропроводност, проводимостBulgarian
- проводимость, электропроводностьRussian
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