intransitive verb-·duced′, -·duc′ing
Origin of conduceMiddle English conducen from Classical Latin conducere from com-, together + ducere, to lead: see duct
intransitive verbcon·duced, con·duc·ing, con·duc·es
Origin of conduceLatin condūcere com- com- dūcere to lead ; see deuk- in Indo-European roots.
(third-person singular simple present conduces, present participle conducing, simple past and past participle conduced)
- To contribute or lead to a specific result.