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dielectric

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noun di·elec·tric \ˌdī-ə-ˈlek-trik\

Definition of dielectric

  1. :  a nonconductor of direct electric current

dielectric adjective


Origin of dielectric

dia- + electric


First Known Use: 1837


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dielectric

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noun di·elec·tric \ˌdī-i-ˈlek-trik\

Medical Definition of dielectric

  1. :  a nonconductor of direct electric current

  2. dielectric adjective




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