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wiring

[wahyuh r-ing] /ˈwaɪər ɪŋ/
noun
1.
an act of a person who wires.
2.
Electricity. the aggregate of wires in a lighting system, switchboard, radio, etc.
Origin
1800-1810
1800-10; wire + -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for wirings

wiring

/ˈwaɪərɪŋ/
noun
1.
the network of wires used in an electrical system, device, or circuit
2.
the quality or condition of such a network
adjective
3.
used in wiring
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Word Origin and History for wirings

wiring

n.

"wires collectively," 1809, later especially "electrical wirework," from present participle of wire (v.).

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wirings in Medicine

wiring wir·ing (wīr'ĭng)
n.
The fastening together of the ends of a broken bone with wire sutures.

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