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power cable

noun, Electricity.
cable for conducting electric power.
Origin of power cable
First recorded in 1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • The first pipe-cleaner man was shinnying up the power cable.


    Cory Doctorow
  • There was the time he grabbed the power cable and felt himself, in one blinding flash, conquer life in a burst of flame.

    The Victor Bryce Walton
  • A projecting tangle of power cable gave a secure purchase for a foot.

    It Could Be Anything John Keith Laumer
  • He inserted half a droplet of the supposed vaccine and plugged in the fractionator's power cable.

    The Hate Disease William Fitzgerald Jenkins

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