verb (used with object)
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Origin of duct
OTHER WORDS FROM ductductless, adjective
Words nearby duct
Example sentences from the Web for duct
I dutifully wrap another layer of duct tape over my Kinco gloves, empty the accumulated candy wrappers from my bib pockets, and even tell myself that next year I’ll at least think about doing a few preseason squats.Can We Please Stop Calling Them “Asian Fit” Goggles?|Benny Chen|February 22, 2021|Outside Online
Inside each duct, the two rotors would counter-rotate, one above the other.These new flying taxis offer a glimpse at our future commutes|Rob Verger|January 15, 2021|Popular Science
When an infant starts suckling, it prompts the myoepithelial cells to contract, pushing milk from the luminal cells, through the ducts, to the baby’s mouth.Startups are racing to reproduce breast milk in the lab|Katie McLean|December 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
With a bit of luck and duct tape, I thought we might put together enough votes to avoid a runoff.How Thad Cochran Pulled Off a Win Over Chris McDaniel (Simple, Really)|Stuart Stevens|June 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The windows were sealed shut around the edges by duct tape but still rattled when it got windy.
He binds the little flyer with black plastic ties and seals her mouth with duct tape.The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town|E. Jean Carroll|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Nobody was allowed in his room, where the windows were covered with black garbage bags secured with duct tape.We Already Know What Adam Lanza’s Real Motive Was at Sandy Hook|Michael Daly|November 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The large roll of duct tape was still attached and found next to her head by firefighters.Autopsies on Hannah Anderson’s Family Bring Police No Closer to a Motive|Christine Pelisek|September 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Another smaller lymph duct enters the right subclavian vein.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
Above I could see the end of the duct faintly in the light coming up through the open chamber door from the utility room.Greylorn|John Keith Laumer
Having ligated the duct, he saw it swell below and become empty above the ligature.
The duct that bears his name was discovered during his residence in Leyden or at Amsterdam.
The ancient conception of the artery as an air-duct gave rise to the derivation from Gr.