conduit (n.)
channel, outflowing, water-spout, fountain
E3 III.i.112[Philip to King John] I'll make a conduit of my dearest blood
RJ III.v.129[Capulet to Juliet, of her tears] A conduit, girl?
Tit II.iv.30[Marcus to Lavinia, of her wounds] this loss of blood, / As from a conduit with three issuing spouts
WT V.ii.54[Third Gentleman to all, of Leontes] now he thanks the old shepherd, which stands by like a weather-bitten conduit of many kings' reigns
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