Definition of conductor
- a railroad conductor
- an orchestra conductor
Metal is a good conductor of electricity.
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: a person who stands in front of people while they sing or play musical instruments and directs their performance
: a person who collects money or tickets from passengers on a train or bus
: a material or object that allows electricity or heat to move through it
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to cause to suffer severely from hunger
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