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2 definitions found
 for permeability
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Permeability \Per`me*a*bil"i*ty\, n. [Cf. F.
     The quality or state of being permeable.
     [1913 Webster]
     Magnetic permeability (Physics), the specific capacity of a
        body for magnetic induction, or its conducting power for
        lines of magnetic force. --Sir W. Thomson.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: the property of something that can be pervaded by a liquid
           (as by osmosis or diffusion) [syn: permeability,
           permeableness] [ant: impermeability, impermeableness]