A supply contractor who undertook a contract for any purpose (for example, a construction job, collection of taxes, a lease, etc). When applied to bath houses, it generally denoted the manager of an establishment, possibly more remote than a balneator, but occasionally synonymous with him.
A conductor is the leader or director of an orchestra or chorus.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/VC.HTM
- a substance that readily conducts e.g. electricity and heat 2. [n] - the person who collects fares on a public conveyance 3. [n] - the person who leads a musical group 4. [n] - a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=conductor
A material that lets energy travel through it easily. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20442
Any material which is capable of conducting electricity (electricity is synonymous with electrical energy) and therefore includes both metals and all other conducting materials. The definition is not limited to conductors intended to carry current and so includes, for example, metal structures, salt water, ionised gases and conducting particles.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20474
A material that allows electricity to flow easily through it. Copper, for example is a good conductor. Good conductors have a very low resistance. See also insulators and semi-conductorsFound on http://www.users.zetnet.co.uk/computing/MainPage/SecDepts/Physics/Resources
Something that carries electricity with very little resistance. e.g. A Copper track on a PCB
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Any material which offers very low resistance to an electrical current passing through it. Opposite of insulator. Examples of good conductors include Gold, Silver, Copper and Aluminium. See also Ohm, Resistance Current etc. Also a musical term for someone who waves a stick at an orchestra.Found on http://www.traditionalmusic.co.uk/music%20tech%20glossary/Music%20Tech%20Gl
A material that allows the passage of electric charge or the easy transfer of thermal energy. Metals are good conductors. See also: Heat Flow Rate, Metal, Skin Effect, Thermal Conduction.Found on http://www.diracdelta.co.uk/science/source/c/o/conductor/source.html
A conductor is a medium through which an electric current* will flow.
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Supply contractor.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20764
A material through which electrons will readily flow. (All metals are conductors). Electricity will always take the shortest path to the ground. Your body is 70% water and that makes you a good conductor of electricity. For example: If a power line has fallen on a tree and you touch the tree, you become the path or 'conductor' to the ground and co...Found on http://www.electricfence-online.co.uk/ishop/1047/shopscr21.html
A current-carrying interconnection path. A single conductive path in a conductive pattern. Also known as a â€˜trace`. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20870
In roofing, a pipe for conveying rainwater from the roof gutter to a drain, or from a roof drain to the storm drain; also called a leader, downspout, or downpipe. In electrical contracting, a wire through which a current of electricity flows, better known as an electric wire. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20933
A component, usually a length of wire, along which an electric current will pass.
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A metal path (usually copper) that passes electricity. When discussing data cabling, 'wire' and 'conductor' are synonymous.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20957
[ Late Latin , a carrier, transporter, Latin , 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.
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1. A probe or sound with a groove along which a knife is passed in slitting open a sinus or fistula; a grooved director. ... 2. Any substance possessing conductivity. ... (05 Mar 2000) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=conductor
(kәn-duk´tәr) any material capable of conduction. electrical conductor a substance that can conduct electricity because it has mobile electrons.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
• (n.) The leader or director of an orchestra or chorus. • (n.) One who, or that which, conducts; a leader; a commander; a guide; a manager; a director. • (n.) A substance or body capable of being a medium for the transmission of certain forces, esp. heat or electricity; specifically, a lightning rod. • (n.) One in charge of a p...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/conductor/
in music, a person who conducts an orchestra, chorus, opera company, ballet, or other musical group in the performance and interpretation of ... [6 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/126
conductor 1. A person, etc. who conducts, leads, guides, etc.; one who leads, guides, or escorts; a leader, guide. 2. The director of an orchestra or chorus, who indicates to the performers the rhythm, expression, etc., of the music by motions of a baton or of the hands. 3. An official who has charge of the passengers, collects fares, and generally...Found on http://www.wordinfo.info/words/index/info/view_unit/2734/3
A semi-membranous structure in the male palp which supports and guides the embolus in insemination.
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Person carrying out the duties of a guard on a passenger train.Found on http://www.scot-rail.co.uk/page/Glossary
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