wireworks

[ wahyuhr-wurks ]
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noun,plural wire·works.(used with a singular or plural verb)
  1. an establishment where wire is made or put to some industrial use.

Origin of wireworks

1
1590–1600; wire + works (in the sense “manufacturing establishement”)

Other words from wireworks

  • wireworker, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for wireworks

wireworks

/ (ˈwaɪəˌwɜːks) /


noun
  1. (functioning as singular or plural) a factory where wire or articles of wire are made

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