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Main Entry: duct
Pronunciation: primarystressdschwakt
Function: noun
Etymology: from scientific Latin ductus "tube or vessel from a gland," from Latin ductus "aqueduct," from earlier ductus "act of leading" --related to AQUEDUCT, 3DOCK
1 : a tube or vessel carrying a bodily fluid (as the secretion of a gland)
2 : a pipe, tube, or channel through which a fluid (as air or water) flows
- ductĚless /primarystressdschwak-tlschwas/ adjective

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