Definition of Cables

1. Noun. (plural of cable) ¹



2. Verb. (third-person singular of cable) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cables

1. cable [v] - See also: cable

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cables

cablecars
cablecast
cablecasted
cablecasting
cablecasts
cableco
cablecos
cabled
cablegami
cablegram
cablegrams
cableless
cablelike
cabler
cablers
cables (current term)
cabless
cablet
cablets
cableway
cableways
cabling
cablings
cabman
cabmen
cabob
cabobbed
cabobbing
cabobs
caboc

Literary usage of Cables

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1. Ancient Ships by Cecil Torr (1894)
"On the war-ships the hull was strengthened externally by a set of cables. ... 4 and 5, similar cables were stretched from stem to stern over posts ..."

2. Transactions of the American Institute of Electrical Engineers by American Institute of Electrical Engineers (1917)
"By A, IEE PROBLEMS OF OPERATION AND MAINTENANCE OF UNDERGROUND cables BY JOHN L. HARPER ABSTRACT OF PAPER The scarcity and high cost of transmission ..."

3. The Popular Science Monthly (1873)
"Heavy cables should be laid out to depths of 400 fathoms, where there are tide-ways. Where a current exists, a position should be sought for as far removed ..."

4. Proceedings by American Society of Civil Engineers (1902)
"The erection of one suspension bridge from which to build the cables of another ... The cables of the New East River Bridge No. 2, also designated as " The ..."

5. International Law Chiefly as Interpreted and Applied by the United States by Charles Cheney Hyde (1922)
"The Cutting of Submarine Telegraphic cables. As an incident of maritime warfare a belligerent may not unlawfully interrupt submarine telegraphic cable ..."

6. The Journal of Science (1864)
"There are two descriptions of cables required for marine construction ... Respecting the shallow-water cables, in which category we class the lino between ..."

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