Meaning of CONDUIT in English
/ ˈkɒndjuɪt; NAmE ˈkɑːnduɪt/ noun
( technical ) a pipe, channel or tube which liquid, gas or electrical wire can pass through
( formal ) a person, an organization or a country that is used to pass things or information to other people or places :
The organization had acted as a conduit for money from the arms industry.
Middle English : from Old French , from medieval Latin conductus , from Latin conducere bring together.
Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне. 2005