power line

noun Electricity.
a line for conducting electric power.


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power line
Sometimes shortened to: line a set of conductors used to transmit and distribute electrical energy

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Example sentences
Such artificial lightning is useful in studies of airplane and power line
  sensitivity to the discharges.
My first thoughts were of us dangling off a power line or becoming a vibrant
  fresco on the side of a house.
The near crash landing was necessary to avoid hitting an electric power line.
If the sensor detects fluctuations in the magnetic field near a power line,
  this could indicate a problem.
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