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Yet he conducted these two vocations on principles diametrically opposite.

Because the weather was cold and wet, the ceremonies were conducted indoors.

In this way the business of the people has been conducted for years; and what is the result?

Mr. Davis conducted the diplomatic relations with the Mamunds.

Accordingly, conducted by my friend's clerk, I set out for the Town Hall.

He inquired where they had laid him, and, as they conducted him to the spot, he wept.

I had conducted so much and so violently since; but I was not too old to remember Biddy's hood.

He has conducted the thing with consummate skill—has not made a mistake yet.

"I am sorry Marguerite is out," he said, as he conducted me into a reception room.

A lad of about sixteen met me at the elevator and conducted me to the school designated.

WORD ORIGIN

early 15c., "to guide," from Latin conductus, past participle of conducere "to lead or bring together" (see conduce). Sense of "convey" is from early 15c.; that of "to direct, manage" is from 1630s; "to behave in a certain way" from c.1710; "to convey" from 1740. Related: Conducted; conducting. Earlier verb in the same sense was condyten (c.1400), related to conduit. The noun is from mid-15c., "guide" (in sauf conducte); sense of "behavior" is first recorded 1670s.

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