Conductivity definition

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The ability or power to conduct or transmit heat, electricity, or sound.
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(physiology) The conductibility of a structure, especially the ability of a nerve to transmit a wave of excitation.
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The property of conducting or transmitting heat, electricity, etc.
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The conductance of a material.
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(elec.) Conductance per unit of area or volume, measured in siemens per meter: the reciprocal of resistivity.
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(physiology) The conductibility of a structure, especially the ability of a nerve to transmit a wave of excitation.
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The definition of conductivity is the ability to transmit heat, sound or electricity.

An example of conductivity is heat transferring from hot pot of soup to a metal ladle sitting in the pot.

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The ability or power to conduct or transmit heat, electricity, or sound.
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The conductance of a material.
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(physics) The reciprocal of resistivity.
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The ability to transfer heat, electricity, or sound by conduction.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
conductivity
Plural:
conductivities

Origin of conductivity