Wiring - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwaɪərɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word wiring
Brit.  |ˈwʌɪərɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word wiring
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to wire

noun

- a circuit of wires for the distribution of electricity
- the work of installing the wires for an electrical system or device

Examples

All the wiring in the house needs to be replaced.

He fixed the radio's wiring.

The wiring needs to be replaced.

The house's wiring is complex.

There's a problem with the building's electrical wiring.

Only a cursory inspection of the building's electrical wiring was done.

...they had to disassemble the television set in order to replace the wiring...

...the cause of the plane crash was traced to faulty wiring...

Faulty wiring in the train station caused a signal to malfunction.

...all of the wiring for the converted residential loft is concealed in a vertical trough...

We'll have to take the boards up to check the wiring.

I'll get Terry to check the wiring for me.

We had to move the washing machine out to get at the wiring behind it.

We've checked the wiring so the problem may be the television itself.

The probable cause of the fire was faulty wiring.

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