coaxial cable

noun

Definition of coaxial cable

:a transmission line that consists of a tube of electrically conducting material surrounding a central conductor held in place by insulators and that is used to transmit telegraph, telephone, television, and Internet signals called also coax cable

First Known Use of coaxial cable

1935


COAXIAL CABLE Defined for English Language Learners

coaxial cable

noun

Definition of coaxial cable for English Language Learners

  • : a type of electric cable that is used to send telegraph, telephone, and television signals


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