transmission line

noun Electricity.
a system of conductors, as coaxial cable, a wave guide, or a pair of parallel wires, used to transmit signals.

Origin:
1905–10

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transmission line
 
n
Sometimes shortened to: line a coaxial cable, waveguide, or other system of conductors that transfers electrical signals from one location to another

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Example sentences
They also take into account transmission line losses.
Also called a transmission line enable: verb: to empower or allow.
Also called a transmission line lightning: noun: sudden electrical discharge
  from clouds.
Add electrical transmission line losses and, all else being equal, even battery
  powered cars aren't all that green.
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