conductivity

noun con·duc·tiv·i·ty \ ˌkän-ˌdək-ˈti-və-tē , kən- \
Updated on: 10 Apr 2018
plural conductivities
: the quality or power of conducting or transmitting: such 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

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First Known Use of conductivity

1837


CONDUCTIVITY Defined for English Language Learners

conductivity

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


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conductivity

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