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conductivity

 [kon″duk-tiv´ĭ-te]
capacity for conduction.

con·duc·tiv·i·ty

(kon'dŭk-tiv'i-tē),
1. The power of transmission or conveyance of certain forms of energy, as heat, sound, and electricity, without perceptible motion in the conducting body.
2. The property, inherent in living protoplasm, of transmitting a state of excitation; for example, in muscle or nerve.

conductivity

(kŏn′dŭk-tĭv′ĭ-tē)
n. pl. conductivi·ties
1. The ability or power to conduct or transmit heat, electricity, or sound.
2. The conductance of a material.
3. Physiology The conductibility of a structure, especially the ability of a nerve to transmit a wave of excitation.

con·duc·tiv·i·ty

(kon'dŭk-tiv'i-tē)
1. The power of transmission or conveyance of certain forms of energy, such as heat, sound, and electricity, without perceptible motion in the conducting body.
2. The property, inherent in living protoplasm, of transmitting a state of excitation; e.g., in muscle or nerve.

conductivity

  1. the property of conducting an electric current.
  2. the passage of a physiological disturbance through tissue or a cell, as in a NERVE IMPULSE.

con·duc·tiv·i·ty

(kon'dŭk-tiv'i-tē)
The power of transmission or conveyance of energy, without perceptible motion in the conducting body.
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The thermal conductivity was computed according to the cooling rate of the probe during the heat transmission.
The copper powder is sieved into 15-25 [micro]m, 25-32 [micro]m, 32-45 [micro]m, 45-53 [micro]m, 53-63 [micro]m, 63-75 [micro]m, 75-90 [micro]m, 90-106 [micro]m, 106-120 [micro]m, 120-150 [micro]m, and 150-180 [micro]m fractional size groups (See in Figure 2) in order to test the effect of particle size on thermal and electrical conductivity. The SEM image of dendriticshaped copper particle is shown in Figure 1.
The bar of 95 mm in length is then cut and machined in several specimens for the thermal conductivity measurements.
In dilute limit or in absence of disorder effect, after some mathematical algebra, z components of conductivity in (18) are simplified to
By the definition of fracture diversion capacity, the fracture conductivity of coal rock KW is
These changes will affect in type and amount of milk mineral in pH, acidity and electrical conductivity of milk.
where [[phi].sub.f] is the filler volume fraction, [kf.sub.1] and [kf.sub.2] are, respectively, the thermal conductivity of filler 1 and filler 2, [C.sub.1] is the factor affecting the crystalline degree and crystal size of polymer, and [C.sub.2] is the free factor for producing the thermal conductive link of the particles.
Overall the analyzed tap water samples passed the physicochemical parameters studied except for TDS and conductivity. However, the variations in these parameters were found to be site specific based on the Two-Way ANOVA.