Definition of superconducting in English:

superconducting

adjective

Physics
  • See superconductivity

    • ‘In order to study these superconducting substances, then, a low-temperature physicist is needed.’
    • ‘The plastic is described as an inexpensive material that could be widely used in, for example, quantum computing devices and superconducting electronics.’
    • ‘Materials with superconducting properties are most useful when they can function at temperatures well above absolute zero.’
    • ‘The superconducting technology was chosen above x-band technology in part because the component parts are more readily available.’
    • ‘The apparatus that accomplished this consisted of a cooled and magnetically suspended ring of superconducting ceramic material.’

Pronunciation

superconducting

/ˌsuːpəkənˈdʌktɪŋ/