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conductor

  

      n  
1    an official on a bus who collects fares, checks tickets, etc.  
2      (Also called (esp. U.S.))    director   a person who conducts an orchestra, choir, etc.  
3    a person who leads or guides  
4      (U.S. and Canadian)   a railway official in charge of a train  
5    a substance, body, or system that conducts electricity, heat, etc.  
6       See       lightning conductor  
   conductorship             n  
  conductress      fem n  


lightning conductor   , rod  
      n   a metal strip terminating in a series of sharp points, attached to the highest part of a building, etc., to discharge the electric field before it can reach a dangerous level and cause a lightning strike  
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