conduction: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (kun-duk'shun), [key]
- the act of conducting, as of water through a pipe.
- the transfer of heat between two parts of a stationary system, caused by a temperature difference between the parts.
- transmission through a conductor.
- the carrying of sound waves, electrons, heat, or nerve impulses by a nerve or other tissue.
- conduction (Thesaurus)