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power cable

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noun Electricity.
  1. cable for conducting electric power.
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Origin of power cable

First recorded in 1900–05
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Examples from the Web for power cable

Historical Examples

  • I checked the power-cable again and wiggled it and they went away.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow

  • This time, the case wouldn't snap shut just right, but the power-cable stayed in.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow

  • Every time I took my hand off the power-cable it lost contact and the computer started to complain about its battery.

    Little Brother

    Cory Doctorow