creepage
noun Date: 1903 gradual movement ; creep

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • creepage — [krē′pij΄] n. a gradual creeping movement …   English World dictionary

  • creepage — valkšnumas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. creep; creepage; creeping vok. Kriechdehnung, f; Kriechen, n rus. ползучесть, f pranc. fluage, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • creepage — paviršinis nuotėkis statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. creepage; surface leakage vok. Kriechen, n; Oberflächenverlust, m rus. поверхностная утечка, f pranc. fuite à la surface, f; fuite superficielle, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • creepage — /kree pij/, n. 1. the act or process of creeping. 2. slow, imperceptible movement. [1900 05; CREEP + AGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • creepage — noun a) A gradual, creeping movement b) The leakage of an electrical current across the surface of an insulator (dielectric) …   Wiktionary

  • creepage — creep·age || krɪːpɪdÊ’ n. slow undetectable movement; process of creeping …   English contemporary dictionary

  • creepage — creep·age …   English syllables

  • creepage — creep•age [[t]ˈkri pɪdʒ[/t]] n. 1) cvb creep 10) 2) cvb slow, imperceptible movement • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • creepage — The slow spreading of rust under the paint which usually first appears as a blister and then flaking …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • creepage — ˈkrēpij noun ( s) : gradual movement : creep: as a. : leakage of electricity over a surface of a dielectric b. : the creeping of an electrolyte up the sides and parts of a cell c …   Useful english dictionary

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