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lightning conductor


Definition of lightning conductor


  1. :  a metal rod that is placed on a building and connected with the ground below to protect the building from being damaged by lightning

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the flashing of light produced by a discharge of atmospheric electricity

    :  the discharge itself

    :  a sudden stroke of fortune

  1. :  having or moving with or as if with the speed and suddenness of lightning

  1. :  to discharge a flash of lightning

  1. :  one that conducts: as

    :  guide

    :  a collector of fares in a public conveyance

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