Definition of Conduit

1. Noun. A passage (a pipe or tunnel) through which water or electric wires can pass. "The computers were connected through a system of conduits"




Definition of Conduit

1. n. A pipe, canal, channel, or passage for conveying water or fluid.

Definition of Conduit

1. Noun. A pipe or channel for conveying water etc. ¹

2. Noun. A duct or tube into which electrical cables may be pulled; a type of raceway. ¹

3. Noun. A means by which something is transmitted. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Conduit

1. a channel or pipe for conveying fluids [n -S]

Medical Definition of Conduit

1. A channel. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Conduit

conductometry
conductor
conductorial
conductorless
conductorly
conductors
conductorship
conductorships
conductory
conductour
conductours
conductress
conductresses
conducts
conductus
conduit (current term)
conduit bender
conduits
conduplicate
conduplication
conduplicato corpore
condurango
conduritol
conduritols
condurrite
condylar
condylar articulation
condylar axis
condylar canal
condylar emissary vein

Literary usage of Conduit

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1. Publications by Oxford Historical Society, Bostonian Society (1895)
"I&f 4^; to the smith for worke at the conduit, 5/1. 191 ~d.' Ibid. for 1687-88, ' to Mr. Robinson, mason, (Charles) Cole, the plummer, Mr. Wood, stonecutter ..."

2. A survey of London: Written in the Year 1598 by John Stow, William John Thoms (1876)
"106. conduit by St. Mary Magdalen, 8. conduit by St. Nicholas Colde abbey, ibid. conduit at ... conduit, Little, by the Stocks market, ibid. conduit in ..."

3. A concise Anglo-Saxon dictionary for the use of students by John R. Clark Hall (1916)
"... m. sheet of water, waters : conduit. ... f. conduit, flood-gate, torrent, cataract, ... f. water-pipe, conduit, GL. ..."

4. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1917)
"It was also noted that in this conduit, which was made up of nine ducts, ... This indicates that any conduit has a total carrying capacity dependent upon ..."

5. The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) by Edmund Burke, Benjamin Franklin Collection (Library of Congress), John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress) (1800)
"... conduit was the more ... Second fit, relative to the conduit of the ... conduit of the court of proprietors on that ..."

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