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superconductivity

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Electrical, Electricity
superconductivitysu‧per‧con‧duc‧tiv‧i‧ty /ˌsuːpəkɒndəkˈtɪvəti $ -pərkɑːn-/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 TEEHPEthe ability of some substances to allow electricity to flow through them very easily, especially at very low temperatures
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superconductivityWe observe no evidence for granular superconductivity.Resistance comes from mobile electrons losing momentum in scattering and is usually inevitable except in superconductivity.The project provides only a few specialised types of mass-produced magnets, using the already-established technology of low-temperature superconductivity.
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