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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Insulator  \In"su*la`tor\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  or  that  which  insulates. 
 
  2.  (Elec.  &  Thermotics)  The  substance  or  body  that  insulates; 
  a  nonconductor. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  insulator 
  n  :  a  material  such  as  glass  or  porcelain  with  negligible 
  electrical  or  thermal  conductivity  [syn:  {dielectric},  {nonconductor}] 
  [ant:  {conductor}] 




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