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Meaning of "leakier" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LEAKIER

leakier  [ˈliːkɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LEAKIER

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Leakier is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LEAKIER


baulkier
ˈbɔːkɪə
cheekier
ˈtʃiːkɪə
clarkia
ˈklɑːkɪə
gawkier
ˈɡɔːkɪə
hakea
ˈhɑːkɪə
Kara-Kalpakia
kəˈrɑːkəlˈpɑːkɪə
mirkier
ˈmɜːkɪə
parkier
ˈpɑːkɪə
perkier
ˈpɜːkɪə
perruquier
pəˈruːkɪə
petechia
pɪˈtiːkɪə
sakieh
ˈsɑːkɪə
sakiyeh
ˈsɑːkɪə
streakier
ˈstriːkɪə
talkier
ˈtɔːkɪə
zoothecia
ˌzəʊəˈθiːkɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LEAKIER

league table
leagued
leaguer
leaguing
Leah
leak
leakage
leaked
leaker
Leakey
leakiest
leakily
leakiness
leakless
leakproof
leaky
leal
leally
lealty
leam

WORDS THAT END LIKE LEAKIER

blockier
bulkier
chunkier
flakier
freakier
funkier
kier
kinkier
lakier
luckier
murkier
oakier
peakier
quakier
riskier
shakier
skier
snakier
stickier
trickier

Synonyms and antonyms of leakier in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «LEAKIER»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «leakier» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of leakier

Translation of «leakier» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LEAKIER

Find out the translation of leakier to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of leakier from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «leakier» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

leakier
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

más escapes
570 millions of speakers

English

leakier
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

leakier
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

leakier
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

leakier
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

leakier
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

leakier
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

moins étanches
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Leakier
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

leakier
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

漏出性
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

leakier
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Leakier
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

leakier
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

leakier
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लीकियर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

çok sızdıran
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

leakier
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

leakier
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

leakier
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

leakier
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διαρρέοντα
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

leakier
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

läcker mer
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

leakier
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of leakier

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LEAKIER»

The term «leakier» is used very little and occupies the 173.830 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LEAKIER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about leakier

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LEAKIER»

Discover the use of leakier in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to leakier and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Manual J - Residential Load Calculation: 8th Edition, Full
The first two options are tighter than the default recommended by Manual I and the 0.35 / 0.70 scenario represents the average unsealed system (it is possible for unsealed systems to be much leakier than this maximum value). Leakage ...
Hank Rutkowski, 2011
2
A Woman's Place is in the Boardroom
But it is one thing to persuade more women to enter the board pipeline, and quite another to keep them there. The evidence suggests there are two board pipelines , one for men, one for women, and that the women's is much leakier than the ...
Peninah Thomson, Jacey Graham, 2005
3
Climate Change, the Indoor Environment, and Health
Low-income homes tend to be older, and this could be associated with “leakier” home environments and more contamination with outside pollutants (Chan et al., 2005). Leakier homes could also be at greater risk for water damage and ...
Committee on the Effect of Climate Change on Indoor Air Quality and Public Health, Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine, 2011
4
Building Ventilation: The State of the Art
While the low-energy office building tested by BRE had the air tightness average ofthose tested in North America, most conventional office buildings were found to be leakier by a few fold. Litvak et al (2001) found that only 2 out of the 12 ...
Mat Santamouris, Peter Wouters, 2006
5
Rethinking Journalism: Trust and Participation in a ...
Nystedt, D. (2009) 'Wikileaks Plans to Make the Web a Leakier Place', ComputerWorldcom, 9 October. Available: http:MM. computennrorldcomlslarticlel9139180lWikileaks_plans_to make the Web a leakier place (accessed 2 February 2012).
Chris Peters, M.J. Broersma, 2013
6
Mechanical Integration of Plant Cells and Plants
According to (1), larger pores (bigger Dc 1⁄4 pore diameter) will make for leakier pit membranes and more vulnerable xylem. What complicates this simple conclusion is that most membrane pores are much smaller than those indicated by the ...
Przemyslaw Wojtaszek, 2011
7
Bodily Communication
Michael Argyle. As we saw earlier (p. 78), the voice is a 'leakier' channel than the face, i.e. it is not so well controlled and is more likely to reveal true feelings. Men attend more than women to this leaky channel (p. 286).
Michael Argyle, 2013
8
Claudins
Tighter Steady Leakier TJ state TJ Claudin expression Claudin expression Factor Factor IFN g EGF OSM FSH Testosterone Aldosterone TNFa Light IL-1 b IL-4/13 TGFb family PGE2 Progesterone Cation barrier (e.g. Cl-1, 4, 8 and 11) FIGURE ...
‎2010
9
Chance in Biology: Using Probability to Explore Nature
But the leakier the cell membrane, the harder the cell must work to maintain the membrane potential. As potassium leaks out of the cell, it is constantly being pumped back in by the action of sodium/potassium ATPases. As a consequence, the ...
Mark Denny, Steven Gaines, 2011
10
Evaluation of the feasibility of freshwater injection wells ...
Vertical leakages through the confining units in the FAS reflect that the MSCU is more than 2 times leakier than the ICU and more than 10 times leakier than the SCU. The vertical hydraulic gradient between the SAS and the UFA is larger than  ...

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LEAKIER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term leakier is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Breaking out is hard to do | The Economist
At first glance, American jails actually look leakier: the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) reported 2,001 unauthorised departures in 2013, ... «The Economist, Jul 15»
2
Five...late Wolves sickeners
The fact he hadn't featured in a defence leakier than a leek with a big hole in it was made all the more puzzling when Okoronkwo reproduced ... «expressandstar.com, Jul 15»
3
Minnesota Researcher Emphasizes Role of Blood-Brain Barrier in …
... factors that may breakdown tight junctions—such as the chemokine, vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF)—and lead to a “leakier” BBB. «OncLive, Jul 15»
4
Adobe Flash hit by three zero-day vulnerabilities
Adobe's Flash is a popular means of putting rich-media content into web pages, but its power and flexibility come at a price: it's leakier than a ... «bit-tech.net, Jul 15»
5
Is the Free Agency Moratorium Week Good for the NBA?
The NBA is leakier than a 1973 VW Beetle, and at least the Beetle can be fixed. Erastus. From a fan perspective, following the stories of the free ... «Blazer's Edge, Jul 15»
6
LMP1-Induced Sumoylation Influences the Maintenance of Epstein …
We now show that with inhibition of LMP1-induced protein sumoylation, the latent state becomes less stable or leakier in EBV-transformed ... «Journal of Virology, Jul 15»
7
Lifting the American Oil Export Ban: What Would It Mean For Canada?
So, while the ban remains, it's certainly a far leakier ban than the one that was imposed four decades ago. Given all that, could it still get lifted ... «Alberta Oil Magazine, Jul 15»
8
Does the spending spree from Milanese clubs affect Fiorentina?
The defence is leakier than Ed Snowden's colander and the midfield has less sparkle than a pile of soggy carpets. Coupled with Mihajlović's ... «Viola Nation, Jul 15»
9
Full Samsung Galaxy A8 specs listing comes to light
The Samsung Galaxy A8 has been one of Sammy's leakier devices, and we just finished checking out a hands-on video of the device earlier ... «Phones Review, Jun 15»
10
Brentford transfer news and rumours: Fulham enter £1.75million bid …
Only bottom side Blackpool with 91 goals conceded last season had a leakier defence than Fulham, who let in 83 over the course of the ... «getwestlondon, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Leakier [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/leakier>. Jul 2020 ».
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