Meaning of dissipator in English:


Pronunciation /ˈdɪsɪpeɪtə/

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(also dissipater)

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‘Indeed, the whole conflict is the greatest dissipator of energy across the region.’
  • ‘You can see pictures of these dissipators on the 737 webpage below.’
  • ‘Based on these results we have further strengthened the hypothesis that CP43’ functions as a nonradiative dissipator of light energy, thus protecting photosystem II from excessive excitation under iron-deficient conditions.’
  • ‘Cinder block dissipaters outside irrigation gates prevent floodwaters from eroding the floor.’
  • ‘A study was made of a limited number of basic energy dissipation methods in order to design an improved energy dissipator.’