conduit

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See also: conduït

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French conduit, from Latin conductus.

Noun[edit]

conduit (plural conduits)

  1. A pipe or channel for conveying water etc.
  2. A duct or tube into which electrical cables may be pulled; a type of raceway.
  3. A means by which something is transmitted.
  4. (finance) An investment vehicle that issues short-term commercial paper to finance long-term off-balance sheet bank assets.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin conductus.

Verb[edit]

conduit

  1. third-person singular present indicative form of conduire
  2. past participle of conduire