|1.||the manner in which a person behaves; behaviour|
|2.||the way of managing a business, affair, etc; handling|
|3.||rare the act of guiding or leading|
|4.||rare a guide or leader|
|5.||(tr) to accompany and guide (people, a party, etc) (esp in the phrase conducted tour)|
|6.||(tr) to lead or direct (affairs, business, etc); control|
|7.||(tr) to do or carry out: conduct a survey|
|8.||(tr) to behave or manage (oneself): the child conducted himself well|
|9.||Also (esp US): direct to control or guide (an orchestra, choir, etc) by the movements of the hands or a baton|
|10.||to transmit (heat, electricity, etc): metals conduct heat|
|[C15: from Medieval Latin conductus escorted, from Latin: drawn together, from condūcere to |
conduct con·duct (kən-dŭkt')
v. con·duct·ed, con·duct·ing, con·ducts
To act as a medium for conveying something such as heat or electricity. n.
(kŏn'dŭkt') The way a person acts, especially from the standpoint of morality.