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Plz tell me in detail that how the capacitance of capacitor is increased by inserting dielectric

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This question has been quite well-documented before...I suggest you start here: http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/electric/dielec.html  Basically the molecules polarize and that increases the capacitance.  Why?  The polarized molecules decrease the electric field.  That means you can increase the charge on the capacitor without increasing the electric field as much.

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