non-conductor

Definitions

General Science

  • noun a substance that is not a conductor of heat, electricity or sound

Electronics

  • A medium which is not suitable for the conduction of electrical, acoustic, heat, or other form of energy.
  • A medium which does not allow electric current to flow easily. Such a medium may be a dielectric such as air, oil, glass, paper, or any of various plastics or ceramics.
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