Definition of Conductors. Meaning of Conductors. Synonyms of Conductors

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Definition of Conductors

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 Conductors from wikipedia

- Look up conductor or conduction in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Conductor or conduction may refer to: Conductor (music), a person who leads a musical...
- temperature also has a significant effect on the efficacy of conductors. Temperature affects conductors in two main ways, the first is that materials may expand...
- Typically, orchestral conductors use a baton more often than choral conductors. The grip of the baton varies from conductor to conductor. At the beginning...
- integrated circuit in 1958. Semiconductors in their natural state are poor conductors because a current requires the flow of electrons, and semiconductors have...
- RCO packs for their conductors, while others do not, depending on the size and type of yard. class I railroads train conductors on the use of RCO packs...
- muni****l bus operator in Britain to phase out conductors on their services in November 1972. Bus conductors still exist on some articulated buses in Beijing...
- [citation needed] Perfect conductors: have exactly zero electrical resistance – a steady current within a perfect conductor will flow without losing energy...
- In materials science, fast ion conductors are solid conductors with highly mobile ions. These materials are important in the area of solid state ionics...
- between energized conductors and the ground so as to prevent dangerous contact with the line, and to provide reliable support for the conductors, resilience...
- prin****l conductors by orchestra, prin****lly for orchestras with pages on Wikipedia, classified by country and by city. The term 'prin****l conductor' is...