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duct

 
 
pronunciation:
duhkt
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part of speech: noun
definition: a pipe or tube that carries air or liquid.
Hot air flows through heating ducts to warm the building.
similar words:
register, spout, tube, vent
derivation: ductless (adj.)
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The word duct contains the following part:
duc, duct Latin root that means lead; draw along