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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 con·duc·tor /kənˈdʌktɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 con·duc·tor /kənˈdəktɚ/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology

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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Con·duct·or n.
 1. One who, or that which, conducts; a leader; a commander; a guide; a manager; a director.
    Zeal, the blind conductor of the will.   --Dryden.
 2. One in charge of a public conveyance, as of a railroad train or a street car. [U. S.]
 3. Mus. The leader or director of an orchestra or chorus.
 4. Physics A substance or body capable of being a medium for the transmission of certain forces, esp. heat or electricity; specifically, a lightning rod.
 5. Surg. A grooved sound or staff used for directing instruments, as lithontriptic forceps, etc.; a director.
 6. Arch. Same as Leader.
 Prime conductor Elec., the largest conductor of an electrical machine, serving to collect, accumulate, or retain the electricity.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: the person who leads a musical group [syn: music director,
      2: a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.
      3: a substance that readily conducts e.g. electricity and heat
         [ant: insulator]
      4: the person who collects fares on a public conveyance