power cable

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  1. cable for conducting electric power.

Origin of power cable

First recorded in 1900–05

Words Nearby power cable

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How to use power cable in a sentence

  • 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
  • He inserted half a droplet of the supposed vaccine and plugged in the fractionator's power cable.

    The Hate Disease | William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • I checked the power-cable again and wiggled it and they went away.

    Little Brother | Cory Doctorow
  • The first pipe-cleaner man was shinnying up the power cable.

    Makers | Cory Doctorow