Definition of conduction. Meaning of conduction. Synonyms of conduction

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Definition of conduction

Conduction
Conduction Con*duc"tion (k[o^]n*d[u^]k"sh[u^]n), n. [L. conductio a bringing together: cf. F. conduction.] 1. The act of leading or guiding. --Sir W. Raleigh. 2. The act of training up. [Obs.] --B. Jonson. 3. (Physics) Transmission through, or by means of, a conductor; also, conductivity. [The] communication [of heat] from one body to another when they are in contact, or through a homogenous body from particle to particle, constitutes conduction. --Amer. Cyc.

Meaning of conduction from wikipedia

- conductor or conduction may refer to: in science: electrical conductor, an object allowing the flow of electric charge electrical conduction, the movement
- the conduction band quantifies the range of energy required to free an electron from its bond to an atom. once freed from this bond, the electron becomes
- the normal electrical conduction in the heart allows the impulse that is generated by the sinoatrial node (sa node) of the heart to be propagated to (and
- heat conduction (or thermal conduction) is the transfer of internal energy by microscopic diffusion and collisions of particles or quasi-particles within
- bone conduction is the conduction of sound to the inner ear through the bones of the skull. bone conduction transmission can be used with individuals with
- va conduction, also named ventriculoatrial conduction and sometimes referred to as retrograde conduction, is the conduction backward phenomena in the heart
- nerve conduction velocity is an important aspect of nerve conduction studies. it is the speed at which an electrochemical impulse propagates down a neural
- nerve conduction study (ncs) is a medical diagnostic test commonly used to evaluate the function, especially the ability of electrical conduction, of the