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[ kuh n-duhk-tuh s ]
/ kənˈdʌk təs /

noun, plural con·duc·tus.

any of various forms of medieval song with a Latin text.

Nearby words

conductivity, conductivity water, conductometric titration, conductor, conductress, conductus, conduit, conduplicate, condylar, condylar canal, condylar emissary vein

Origin of conductus

1795–1805; < Medieval Latin, equivalent to Latin conduc-, variant stem of condūcere (see conduce) + -tus suffix of v. action; cf. conduct Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019