Definition of superconductivity
: a complete disappearance of electrical resistance in a substance especially at very low temperatures
superconductorplay \-kən-ˈdək-tər\ noun
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In 1987, US senator Ernest Hollings (D-South Carolina) discussed the new science of superconductivity with Craig Fields, Darpa's deputy director at the time – and came away alarmed.
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SUPERCONDUCTIVITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of superconductivity for English Language Learners
: the ability of something (such as a metal) to allow electricity to flow through it easily especially at very low temperatures
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