conductivity

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con·duc·tiv·i·ty

noun \ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈti-və-tē, kən-\

: the ability to move heat or electricity from one place to another : the power to conduct heat or electricity

plural con·duc·tiv·i·ties

Full Definition of CONDUCTIVITY

:  the quality or power of conducting or transmitting: as
a :  the reciprocal of electrical resistivity
b :  the quality of living matter responsible for the transmission of and progressive reaction to stimuli

Examples of CONDUCTIVITY

  1. measuring the conductivity of different metals

First Known Use of CONDUCTIVITY

1837

con·duc·tiv·i·ty

noun \ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈtiv-ət-ē, kən-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural con·duc·tiv·i·ties

Medical Definition of CONDUCTIVITY

: the quality or power of conducting or transmitting: as a : the reciprocal of electrical resistivity b : the quality of living matter responsible for the transmission of and progressive reaction to stimuli

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