creepage

noun

creep·​age ˈkrē-pij How to pronounce creepage (audio)
: gradual movement : creep

Word History

First Known Use

1903, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of creepage was in 1903

Dictionary Entries Near creepage

Cite this Entry

“Creepage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/creepage. Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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