Definition of micanite in US English:

micanite

noun

Electrical Engineering
  • A mouldable resin containing small particles of mica, used as an electrical insulating material.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Official Gazette. From mica + -nite. Originally a trade name.

Pronunciation

micanite

/ˈmʌɪkənʌɪt/