Meaning of RESISTIVITY in English
/ree'zis tiv"i tee/ , n.
1. the power or property of resistance.
2. Also called specific resistance . Elect. the resistance between opposite faces of a one-centimeter cube of a given material; ratio of electric intensity to cross-sectional area; reciprocal of conductivity.
[ 1880-85; RESISTIVE + -ITY ]
Random House Webster's Unabridged English dictionary. Полный английский словарь Вебстер - Random House . 2012