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dielectric strength, electric strength (s) (noun); dielectric strengths, electric strengths (pl)
The ability of a dielectric material to withstand high voltages without breaking down; expressed as the highest voltage required per millimeter of material thickness before a breakdown occurs: The dielectric strength is the maximum electrical potential gradient that a material can withstand without rupture; usually specified, in volts per millimeter of thickness.
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