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Translation of "wire" - English-Spanish dictionary

wire

noun /ˈwaiə/
(also adjective) (of) metal drawn out into a long strand, as thick as string or as thin as thread alambre, cable, hilo We need some wire to connect the battery to the rest of the circuit a wire fence. a single strand of this hilo There must be a loose wire in my radio somewhere. the metal cable used in telegraphy telégrafo The message came over the wire this morning. a telegram telegrama Send me a wire if I’m needed urgently. wireless noun an older word for (a) radio. radio wiring noun the (system of) wires used in connecting up a circuit etc. alambrado high wire noun a high tightrope cuerda floja acrobats on the high wire. wire-netting noun a material with wide mesh woven of wire, used in fencing etc red de alambre, tela metálica He covered the strawberry plants with wire-netting to prevent the birds from getting at the fruit.
(Definition of wire from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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