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noun [countable] duct pronunciation in British English /dʌkt/
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singularduct
pluralducts
  1. 1
    a pipe or tube in a building that carries something such as air or protects wires

    air-conditioning ducts

  2. 2
    a narrow tube that carries liquid inside your body or in an animal or plant

    a bile duct

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