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Synonyms for insulation
ˌɪn səˈleɪ ʃən, ˌɪns yə-in·su·la·tion

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Princeton's WordNet1.0 / 1 vote

  1. insulation, insularity, insularism, detachmentnoun

    the state of being isolated or detached

    "the insulation of England was preserved by the English Channel"

    separation, insulating material, detachment, disengagement, insularism, insulant, withdrawal, insularity, breakup

  2. insulating material, insulant, insulationnoun

    a material that reduces or prevents the transmission of heat or sound or electricity

    detachment, insularism, insularity, insulant, insulating material

  3. insulationnoun

    the act of protecting something by surrounding it with material that reduces or prevents the transmission of sound or heat or electricity

    detachment, insularism, insularity, insulant, insulating material

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. insulationnoun

    isolation, separation, disconnection, disengagement

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "insulation":

    isolation, insulating, insulator, isolating, confinement

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  1. Morgan Stanley:

    We see a positive inflection for companies exposed to insulation demand and construction.

  2. Duncan Wood:

    State and local authorities are outgunned and outmaneuvered and the federal forces cannot be everywhere, there is an urgent need...to provide greater protection and insulation against organized crime.

  3. Bob Ward:

    Cities that are used to more temperate climates, like London, are finding it very difficult to cope, places which experience cold winters tend to worry more about insulation... but of course some of the measures you design to keep heat in during the winter can prevent heat escaping in the summer, making it even more of a problem.

  4. Imke Luebbeke:

    That's a very ambitious target, but the implementation is lacking a good progress, and very contradictory policies are in place, just to give you one example, the building sector in United Kingdom is a real problem, yet just recently, the government scrapped its Green Homes scheme, a £ 1.5 billion( $ 2 billion) commitment to support home owners to improve the insulation in their homes, so this doesn't really make sense.

  5. Mathias Basner:

    Passive strategies, like new windows or insulation, can be very effective for nocturnal noise exposure, but should really be our last resort, noise that is not produced cannot have effects.

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