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conductor

 [kon-duk´ter]
any material capable of conduction.
electrical conductor a substance that can conduct electricity because it has mobile electrons.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

con·duc·tor

(kon-dŭk'ter, -tōr),
1. A probe or sound with a groove along which a knife is passed in slitting open a sinus or fistula; a grooved director.
2. Any substance possessing conductivity.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

con·duc·tor

(kŏn-dŭk'tŏr)
1. A probe or sound with a groove along which a knife is passed in slitting open a sinus or fistula; a grooved director.
2. Any substance possessing conductivity.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

con·duc·tor

(kŏn-dŭk'tŏr)
1. A probe or sound with a groove along which a knife is passed in slitting open a sinus or fistula; a grooved director.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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There is no perfect way to get water from one side of a sidewalk to the other, but consider installing a retractable downspout. It rolls out when it rains and then rolls back up when the water stops flowing.
Locate in areas that intercept runoff from paved surfaces or downspouts or any wet area that collects drainage
* Locate your rain garden where rainwater will feed into it from downspouts, driveways or low points in your yard.
TIP: Insert the downspout elbow directly into the catch basin by cutting a hole in the top plastic grate.
or more) down both directions from the middle and put a downspout on each end.
A) and add an extra if the lawn mower or a basketball frequently bangs the downspout.
* To avoid standing water, slope the gutters from the center to the drop outlet (the part that allows the water to drain into the downspout).
To usher the water away from the apartments, owner Hai Le added roof trenches, increased the number of gutter downspouts and connected those downspouts to a set of French drains.
The snow packing the roof lies on snowmelt riding away and orating in the downspouts, every what is unbent and swept along and far below through sudsy tubs and steamy rooms trembling fibers are shushed in the grip of practiced hands.
Ensure downspouts are protected from damage - they are often a favourite target for cows to have a scratch!
Typical examples are side ditches, openings near downspouts and soil under evergreen trees," the Japan Times quoted Fukushi, as saying.
But within days a bench in the garden - which is behind the town's police station - was set alight, and the downspouts on a covered seating area were ripped down.