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wireworks

[wahyuh r-wurks] /ˈwaɪərˌwɜrks/
noun, plural wireworks. (used with a singular or plural verb)
1.
an establishment where wire is made or put to some industrial use.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; wire + works
Related forms
wireworker, noun

wirework

[wahyuh r-wurk] /ˈwaɪərˌwɜrk/
noun
1.
fabrics or articles made of wire.
Origin
1580-90; wire + work
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British Dictionary definitions for wireworks

wireworks

/ˈwaɪəˌwɜːks/
noun
1.
(functioning as singular or pl) a factory where wire or articles of wire are made

wirework

/ˈwaɪəˌwɜːk/
noun
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
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