wiring

[ wahyuhr-ing ]
/ ˈwaɪər ɪŋ /

noun

an act of a person who wires.
Electricity. the aggregate of wires in a lighting system, switchboard, radio, etc.

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Origin of wiring

First recorded in 1800–10; wire + -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for wiring

wiring
/ (ˈwaɪərɪŋ) /

noun

the network of wires used in an electrical system, device, or circuit
the quality or condition of such a network

adjective

used in wiring
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Medical definitions for wiring

wiring
[ wīrĭng ]

n.

The fastening together of the ends of a broken bone with wire sutures.
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