wiring

noun wir·ing \ ˈwī(-ə)r-iŋ \
Updated on: 10 Dec 2017

Definition of wiring

1 : the act of providing or using wire
2 : a system of wires; especially : an arrangement of wires used for electric distribution

Examples of wiring in a Sentence

  1. All the wiring in the house needs to be replaced.

  2. He fixed the radio's wiring.

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First Known Use of wiring

1552


WIRING Defined for English Language Learners

wiring

noun

Definition of wiring for English Language Learners

  • : the system of wires that carry electricity in a particular place, device, etc.


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