Definition of Conducting wire

1. Noun. A metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance.

Exact synonyms: Wire
Generic synonyms: Conductor
Specialized synonyms: Filament, Booster Cable, Jumper Cable, Jumper Lead, Lead, Lead-in, Patchcord, Telegraph Line, Telegraph Wire, Telephone Line, Telephone Wire
Derivative terms: Wire, Wire



Definition of Conducting wire

1. Noun. Any metal wire used to carry electricity over a short or long distance. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Conducting Wire

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conducting wire (current term)
conduction
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conductive hearing loss

Literary usage of Conducting wire

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1. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1887)
"As the length of the conducting wire can undoubtedly be made as great as in direct telegraphy, I have called my instrument'telephone. ..."

2. Elements of Chemistry: Theoretical and Practical by William Allen Miller (1877)
"MAGNETISM OF conducting wire. conducting wire : at a is a screw for raising or lowering the ... (302) Influence of a conducting wire in exciting Magnetism. ..."

3. Principles of Direct Current Machines by Alexander Suss Langsdorf (1915)
"Direction of the Force on a conducting wire.—Fleming's Left-hand Rule.—Equation (10) shows that whenever a wire carrying a current lies in a magnetic field ..."

4. The Edinburgh Philosophical Journal by David Brewster, Royal Society of Edinburgh, Robert Jameson, Wernerian Natural History Society (1825)
"On the Laws of Electro-Magnetic Action, as depending on the Length and Dimensions of the conducting Wire, and on the question, Whether Electrical Phenomena ..."

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