wir|ing [ˈwaıərıŋ US ˈwaır-] n [U]
the network of wires that form the electrical system in a building, vehicle, or piece of equipment
The wiring needs to be replaced.

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  • wiring — wíring s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  WÍRING s.n. (med.) Procedeu de tratare a unui anevrism al aortei, constând din introducerea în interiorul lui, în formă de ghem, a unui fir metalic lung şi subţire. [< fr …   Dicționar Român

  • wiring — [wīr′iŋ] n. 1. the action of a person or thing that wires 2. a system of wires, as to provide a house with electricity adj. 1. that wires 2. used in wiring …   English World dictionary

  • Wiring — Wir ing, n. 1. The act of one that wires anything. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] 2. The wires or conductors employed in any system in which electric voltages or current are transmitted between components. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wiring — Wiring. См. Завальцовка. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • wiring — (n.) wires collectively, 1809, later especially electrical wirework, from prp. of WIRE (Cf. wire) (v.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • wiring — ► NOUN ▪ a system of wires providing electric circuits for a device or building …   English terms dictionary

  • wiring — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ electric, electrical ▪ exposed, faulty ▪ structured (AmE) ▪ a structured wiring network ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • wiring — n. 1) defective, faulty wiring 2) electric wiring * * * [ waɪ(ə)rɪŋ] faulty wiring defective electric wiring …   Combinatory dictionary

  • wiring — noun (singular) 1 the network of wires that form the electrical system in a building: faulty wiring | The wiring needs to be replaced. 2 a length of wire that is used for making a network for electricity: copper wiring …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Wiring — Wire Wire, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wiring}.] 1. To bind with wire; to attach with wires; to apply wire to; as, to wire corks in bottling liquors. [1913 Webster] 2. To put upon a wire; as, to wire beads. [1913 Webster] 3. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wiring — wir|ing [ waırıŋ ] noun uncount 1. ) the electric wires in a building, vehicle, or machine: Faulty wiring may have caused the fire. 2. ) wire: copper wiring …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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