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electric conductor, electrical conductor, conductor
Any of various substances that allow the flow of electric current or thermal energy.
Electrical conductors are used to conduct electric current, as in the metal wires of an electric circuit.
Electrical conductors are usually metallic while thermal conductors allow thermal energy to flow because they do not absorb radiant heat and they include materials; such as, metal and glass.
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