Meaning of DUCT in English
n. & v.
n. 1 a channel or tube for conveying fluid, cable, etc. 2 a a tube in the body conveying secretions such as tears etc. b Bot. a tube formed by cells that have lost their intervening end walls, holding air, water, etc.
v.tr. convey through a duct.
[ L ductus leading, aqueduct f. ducere duct- lead ]
Concise Oxford English dictionary. Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2012