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insulant

Line breaks: in¦su|lant
Pronunciation: /ˈɪnsjʊl(ə)nt
 
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Definition of insulant in English:

noun

An insulating material.
Example sentences
  • In order to perform effectively as an insulant a material must restrict heat flow by any of the three methods of heat transfer.

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