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verb conduct pronunciation in American English /kənˈdʌkt/
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present tense
present participleconducting
past tenseconducted
past participleconducted
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  1. 1
    [transitive] [often passive] to do something in an organized way

    The rental agreement doesn’t allow you to conduct business from your home.

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  2. 2
    [transitive] formal to take someone somewhere
  3. 3
    [transitive] physics if something conducts heat or electricity, heat or electricity can move through it
  4. 4
    [intransitive/transitive] to stand in front of an orchestra or group of singers and direct the way they play or sing


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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