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nonconductor

[non-kuh n-duhk-ter] /ˌnɒn kənˈdʌk tər/
noun
1.
a substance that does not readily conduct heat, sound, or electricity.
Origin
1745-1755
1745-55; non- + conductor
Related forms
nonconducting, adjective
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  • To alter the normal current distribution on an anode or cathode by the interposition of a nonconductor.
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nonconductor

/ˌnɒnkənˈdʌktə/
noun
1.
a substance that is a poor conductor of heat, electricity, or sound
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