leak·age noun \ˈlē-kij\
: an occurrence in which something (such as a liquid or gas) passes through a hole in a surface
: the amount that is lost when something leaks
: an occurrence in which secret information becomes known
a : the act or process or an instance of leaking
b : loss of electricity especially due to faulty insulation
: something or the amount that leaks
Examples of LEAKAGE
- trying to prevent accidental leakages
- Leakages of about 30 percent were reported.
- taking steps to prevent leakage of confidential information
First Known Use of LEAKAGE
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