Significado de “insulation” - Diccionario inglés

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insulationnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɪn.sjəˈleɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌɪn.səˈleɪ.ʃən/

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.

(Definición de insulation de Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

insulation en inglés americano

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insulationnoun [ U ]

us /ˌɪn·səˈleɪ·ʃən/

the substance used in insulating:

Rubber is better insulation than cloth for electric wiring.

(Definición de insulation de Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

insulation en inglés de negocios

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insulationnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌɪnsjəˈleɪʃən/ us

the fact of being protected from something harmful:

insulation against/from sth Their large customer base gives them a degree of insulation from the economic downturn.

(Definición de insulation de Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)