wireworks

wireworks

[wahyuhr-wurks]
noun, plural wireworks. (used with a singular or plural verb)
an establishment where wire is made or put to some industrial use.

Origin:
1590–1600; wire + works

wireworker, noun
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wirework

[wahyuhr-wurk]
noun
fabrics or articles made of wire.

Origin:
1580–90; wire + work

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wirework (ˈwaɪəˌwɜːk)
 
n
1.  functional or decorative work made of wire
2.  objects made of wire, esp netting
3.  a special effects technique in film or theatre in which actors are suspended from moving wires so that they appear to fly: the spectacular wirework of Chinese cinema

wireworks (ˈwaɪəˌwɜːks)
 
n
(functioning as singular or plural) a factory where wire or articles of wire are made

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