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conductive

con·duc·tive

conductive

 
 
pronunciation:
kn duhk tihv
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part of speech: adjective
definition: having the ability to conduct electricity .
Copper is used in electrical wires because it is highly conductive.
derivation: conductively (adv.)
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The word conductive contains the following part:
con- Latin prefix that means with, together
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The prefix con- is an assimilated form of com- used before roots beginning with c, d, f, g, j, n, s, and v. See com-. Note: con- is frequently an intensive prefix, as in "conceive ."