conduction

Synonyms and related words:
communication, conductance, conductivity, conductor, contagion, convection, delivery, deportation, diapedesis, dielectric, diffusion, dissemination, electric conduction, export, exportation, expulsion, extradition, gas conduction, import, importation, insulator, interchange, ionic conduction, liquid conduction, metallic conduction, metastasis, metathesis, metempsychosis, mho, migration, mutual transfer, nonconductor, osmosis, passage, passing over, perfusion, photoconduction, semiconductor, spread, spreading, superconductivity, superconductor, transduction, transfer, transfer of property, transference, transfusion, transit, transition, translation, translocation, transmigration, transmigration of souls, transmission, transmittal, transmittance, transplacement, transplantation, transposal, transposition, travel

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  • conduction — [ kɔ̃dyksjɔ̃ ] n. f. • XIIIe; lat. conductio, rac. conducere « conduire; 2. louer » 1 ♦ Dr. rom. Action de prendre qqch. en location. ⇒ location. 2 ♦ (1830) Phys. Conduction électrique : déplacement des charges électriques qui se traduit par un… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Conduction — Con*duc tion (k[o^]n*d[u^]k sh[u^]n), n. [L. conductio a bringing together: cf. F. conduction.] 1. The act of leading or guiding. Sir W. Raleigh. [1913 Webster] 2. The act of training up. [Obs.] B. Jonson. [1913 Webster] 3. (Physics) Transmission …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conduction — 1530s, hiring; 1540s, leading, guidance, from O.Fr. conduction hire, renting, from L. conductionem (nom. conductio), noun of action from pp. stem of conducere (see CONDUCE (Cf. conduce)). Sense of conducting of a liquid through a channel is from… …   Etymology dictionary

  • conduction — CONDUCTION. s. f. L action de prendre à loyer. Il n est d usage qu au Palais …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • conduction — ► NOUN ▪ the transmission of heat or electricity directly through a substance, without motion of the material. DERIVATIVES conductive adjective …   English terms dictionary

  • conduction — [kən duk′shən] n. [L conductio: see CONDUCT] 1. a conveying, as of liquid through a channel, esp. in plants 2. Physics a) transmission of electricity, heat, etc. through a material b) CONDUCTIVITY: see also CONVECTION, RADIATION …   English World dictionary

  • Conduction — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Physique Conduction thermique : est le mode de transfert de chaleur provoqué par une différence de température entre deux régions d un même milieu ou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • conduction — elektrinis laidumas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Medžiagos savybė praleisti elektros srovę veikiant išoriniam elektriniam laukui. atitikmenys: angl. conduction; electric conduction; electrical conduction rus. электропроводность …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • conduction — [[t]kəndʌ̱kʃ(ə)n[/t]] N UNCOUNT: usu with supp Conduction is the process by which heat or electricity passes through or along something. [TECHNICAL] Temperature becomes uniform by heat conduction until finally a permanent state is reached …   English dictionary

  • conduction — laidumas statusas T sritis automatika atitikmenys: angl. conduction; conductivity vok. Leitfähigkeit, f; Leitung, f; Leitvermögen, n rus. проводимость, f pranc. conductibilité, f; conduction, f …   Automatikos terminų žodynas

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