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insulate
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • The platinoid wire is insulated and the covering of silk that insulates it is wound on the ebonite bobbins just where my finger is.
  • The platinoid wire is insulated and the covering of silk that insulates it is wound on the ebonite bobbins just where my finger is.

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as in: insulate the attic Define
to cover something with a material to prevent passage of something such as heat, cold, noise, or electricity
as in: insulate her from Define
to separate someone or something from influences thought to be harmful
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