Meaning of DIELECTRIC in English

DIELECTRIC

adj. & n. Electr.

--adj. insulating.

--n. an insulating medium or substance.

Phrases and idioms:

dielectric constant permittivity.

Derivatives:

dielectrically adv.

Etymology: DI-(3) + ELECTRIC through which electricity is transmitted (without conduction)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.