Con"duit [F., fr. LL. conductus escort, conduit. See Conduct.]


A pipe, canal, channel, or passage for conveying water or fluid.

All the conduits of my blood froze up. Shak.

This is the fountain of all those bitter waters, of which, through a hundred different conduits, we have drunk. Burke.

2. Arch. (a)

A structure forming a reservoir for water.

Oxf. Gloss.


A narrow passage for private communication.


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