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  1. lightning rod

    • IPA[ˈlaɪtnɪŋ ˌrɑd]


    • n.
      a metal rod or wire fixed to an exposed part of a building or other tall structure to divert lightning harmlessly into the ground.;a person or thing that attracts a lot of criticism, especially in order to divert attention from more serious issues or to allow a more important public figure to appear blameless.
    • noun: lightning conductor, plural noun: lightning conductors