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"wiring" in British English

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wiringnoun [U]

uk   /ˈwaɪə.rɪŋ/  us   /ˈwaɪr.ɪŋ/
the ​system of ​wires that ​carryelectricity in a ​building: The ​nightclubclosed after the ​firebrigadedeclaredits wiring to be ​unsafe.
(Definition of wiring from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wiring" in American English

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wiringnoun [U]

 us   /ˈwɑɪər·ɪŋ/
the ​system of ​wires in a ​building that ​carryelectricity: Faulty ​electrical wiring could ​cause a ​fire.
(Definition of wiring from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wiring”
in Chinese (Simplified) (建筑物中的)线路,布线…
in Turkish elektrik tesisatı/donanımı…
in Russian электропроводка…
in Chinese (Traditional) (建築物中的)線路,布線…
in Polish instalacja elektryczna…
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