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leakance

[lee-kuh ns] /ˈli kəns/
noun, Electricity
1.
the reciprocal of the resistance of insulation.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; leak + -ance
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Examples for leakance
  • Determine vertical hydraulic conductivity and leakance.
  • leakance coefficients of the intermediate confining unit are highly variable.
  • Transmissivity and vertical leakance maps were developed for each aquifer and confining unit.

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