Meaning of 'insulation'

Find the meaning of the word ‘insulation’

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Meaning of ‘insulation’

3 definitions found.



the act of protecting something by surrounding it with material that reduces or prevents the transmission of sound or heat or electricity


the state of being isolated or detached

Example: "the insulation of England was preserved by the English Channel"

Synonyms: detachment


a material that reduces or prevents the transmission of heat or sound or electricity

Synonyms: insulating material insulant

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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