uninsulated

adjective
un·​in·​su·​lat·​ed | \ ˌən-ˈin(t)-sə-ˌlā-təd How to pronounce uninsulated (audio) \

Definition of uninsulated

: not provided with insulation : not insulated a small, uninsulated shed an uninsulated attic

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And Lingg said his client contends that state investigators erred in concluding that the fire was caused by a tree branch that chafed on an uninsulated power line. Hal Bernton, The Seattle Times, "Washington firefighter badly burned in 2015 Twisp River fire now fighting law that won’t let him collect damages," 19 Aug. 2019 Then there are thin, uninsulated nerve fibers that fire more slowly and produce what’s called second pain, which is a duller burning sensation that lasts a bit longer. Carolyn L. Todd, SELF, "This Is Why Stubbing Your Toe Hurts So Much," 17 Apr. 2018 The waterproof upper is uninsulated to help heat escape without letting in moisture. Mandy Ferreira, Sunset, "10 Best Women’s Hiking Boots," 22 Jan. 2018

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First Known Use of uninsulated

1794, in the meaning defined above

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