Definition of Conductor. Meaning of Conductor. Synonyms of Conductor

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Definition of Conductor

Conductor
Conductor Con*duct"or (k[o^]n*d[u^]k"t[~e]r), n. [LL., a carrier, transporter, L., a lessee.] 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.

Meaning of Conductor from wikipedia

- Conductor or conduction may refer to: Conductor (music), a person who leads a musical ensemble like, for example, an orchestra. Conductor (album), an...
- In physics and electrical engineering, a conductor is an object or type of material that allows the flow of charge (electrical current) in one or more...
- players or singers by the use of gesture." The primary duties of the conductor are to interpret the score in a way which reflects the specific indications...
- material has an electrical conductivity value falling between that of a conductor, such as metallic copper, and an insulator, such as gl****. Its resistivity...
- A conductor (North American English) or guard (Commonwealth English) is a train crew member responsible for operational and safety duties that do not...
- A perfect conductor or perfect electric conductor (PEC) is an idealized material exhibiting infinite electrical conductivity or, equivalently, zero resistivity...
- Conductor (Cdr) is an appointment held by a few selected warrant officers class 1 in the Royal Logistic Corps and is one of the most senior appointments...
- Bus Conductor is Malayalam film directed by V. M. Vinu. The film stars Mammootty as the male protagonist/hero with Adithya Menon, Jayasurya, Bhavana,...
- Bus conductors (also referred to as conductors, or clippies) were a common feature of many bus services across Europe until the late 1970s and early 1980s...
- Aluminium conductor steel-reinforced cable (ACSR) is a type of high-capacity, high-strength stranded conductor typically used in overhead power lines....