non·​con·​duc·​tion ˌnän-kən-ˈdək-shən How to pronounce nonconduction (audio)
: lack of conduction: failure to conduct
causes of nonconduction

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1828, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of nonconduction was circa 1828

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“Nonconduction.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Apr. 2024.

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