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conduitnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒn.dʒuː.ɪt/ us /ˈkɑːn.duː.ɪt/

(Definition of “conduit” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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conduitnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkɒndjuːɪt/ us /ˈkɑːnduː-/

a way of connecting two places, systems, etc.:

There is growth in sales to Hong Kong, the conduit for exports to the rest of the area.

a way of connecting two people or organizations:

conduit between sb/sth and sb/sth The proposal that a board's senior non-executive should become a prime conduit between a company and its shareholders is causing concern.
conduit for sth The new retail bank created by the merger might provide the insurance company with a conduit for selling its products to bank customers.

COMMUNICATIONS something that carries or moves information:

The internet has become a major conduit for video and sound (especially music) distribution.

(Definition of “conduit” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)