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short circuitnoun [C]

us   /ˈʃɔrt ˈsɜr·kət/ infml short
an electrical connection that not working correctly and allows too much current to flow into a circuit (= a closed system of wires), causing a dangerous condition
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short circuitnoun [C]

uk   /ˌʃɔːt ˈsɜː.kɪt/ us   /ˌʃɔːrt ˈsɝː.kɪt/ informal short
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in Chinese (Simplified) 短路…
in Chinese (Traditional) 短路…
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