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in·su·lant

 (ĭn′sə-lənt, ĭns′yə-)
n.
A material used for insulation; an insulator.
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Noun1.insulant - a material that reduces or prevents the transmission of heat or sound or electricityinsulant - a material that reduces or prevents the transmission of heat or sound or electricity
building material - material used for constructing buildings
lagging - used to wrap around pipes or boilers or laid in attics to prevent loss of heat
corkboard - a heat-insulating building material consisting of cork granules that are made into sheets by compressing and baking
Translations

insulant

nIsolierstoff m, → Dämmmaterial nt; (for rooms) → Dämmstoff m
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We are committed to supporting local and international initiatives by supplying zero ODP and low GWP insulants and systems verified by global trade associations.
Resistivity measurements were made using a Tettex Instruments(tm) 2830/2831 Precision Oil and Solid Dielectric Analyzer with 2903 Test Cell for Liquid Insulants. It offers the ability to analyze liquid samples from room temperature to 150[degrees]C.
Heinemann, "Optimization of monolithic silica aerogel insulants," International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol.