Associations to the word «Conduction»


CONDUCTION, noun. (physics) The conveying of heat or electricity through material.
CONDUCTION, noun. The act of leading or guiding.
CONDUCTION, noun. (obsolete) The act of training up.
CONDUCTION BAND, noun. (physics) The range of electron energies in an insulator or semiconductor in which electrons can move freely and transport charge.
CONDUCTION BANDS, noun. Plural of conduction band

Dictionary definition

CONDUCTION, noun. The transmission of heat or electricity or sound.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope