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insulation

noun [U] uk   /ˌɪn.sjʊˈleɪ.ʃən/ us  
the act of covering something to stop heat, sound, or electricity from escaping or entering, or the fact that something is covered in this way: The animal's thick fur provides very good insulation against the arctic cold. material that is used to stop heat, sound, or electricity from escaping or entering: Glass fibre is often used as roof insulation.
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