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Definition of conductor noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



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  1. 1a person who stands in front of an orchestra, a group of singers etc., and directs their performance, especially someone who does this as a profession
  2. 2a person who is in charge of a train and travels with it, but does not drive it
  3. 3(physics) a substance that allows electricity or heat to pass along it or through it Wood is a poor conductor.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: conductor

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