resistivity

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noun re·sis·tiv·i·ty \ri-ˌzis-ˈti-və-tē, ˌrē-\

Definition of resistivity

plural

resistivities

  1. 1 :  the longitudinal electrical resistance of a uniform rod of unit length and unit cross-sectional area :  the reciprocal of conductivity

  2. 2 :  capacity for resisting :  resistance

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First Known Use of resistivity

1885


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resistivity

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noun re·sis·tiv·i·ty \ri-ˌzis-ˈtiv-ət-ē, ˌrē-\

Medical Definition of resistivity

plural

resistivities

  1. :  the longitudinal electrical resistance of a uniform rod of unit length and unit cross-sectional area :  the reciprocal of conductivity


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