[ kuhn-doos, -dyoos ]
/ kənˈdus, -ˈdyus /
verb (used without object), con·duced, con·duc·ing.
to lead or contribute to a result (usually followed by to or toward): qualities that conduce to success.
- condorcet, marie jean antoine nicolas caritat, marquis de,
- conduct disorder,
Origin of conduce
ANTONYMS FOR conduce
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/ (kənˈdjuːs) /
(intr foll by to) to lead or contribute (to a result)
Word Origin for conduce
C15: from Latin condūcere to lead together, from com- together + dūcere to lead
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