1) movement of water or nutrients within a plant. 2) the transmission of heat through matter; as in heat transferred through metal.
Merriam-Webster Online Dictionaryconduction (noun)
the act of or conveying - conducting
a) transmission through or by means of a - conductor , also the transfer of heat through matter by communication of kinetic energy from particle to particle with no net displacement of the particles - compare convection radiation
b) - conductivity
the transmission of excitation through living tissue and especially nervous tissue
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