conductivity

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noun con·duc·tiv·i·ty \ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈti-və-tē, kən-\

Definition of conductivity

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conductivities

  1. :  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 in a sentence

  1. measuring the conductivity of different metals

1837

First Known Use of conductivity

1837


CONDUCTIVITY Defined for English Language Learners

conductivity

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noun con·duc·tiv·i·ty \ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈti-və-tē, kən-\

Definition of conductivity for English Language Learners

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


Medical Dictionary

conductivity

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noun con·duc·tiv·i·ty \ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈtiv-ət-ē, kən-\

Medical Definition of conductivity

plural

conductivities

  1. :  the quality or power of conducting or transmitting: asa:  the reciprocal of electrical resistivityb:  the quality of living matter responsible for the transmission of and progressive reaction to stimuli



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