Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: duct
IPA transcription: [d'ʌkt]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: duct, epithelial_duct, canal, channel
    Meaning: a bodily passage or tube lined with epithelial cells and conveying a secretion or other substance; "the tear duct was obstructed"; "the alimentary canal"; "poison is released through a channel in the snake's fangs"
Usage examples
  • Rub the wart with a cotton rag, spit on the rag and hide it under a water-board (a wooden gutter used as a duct for rain-water off the roof of a house), where the water will drip on it.