power cable power cable

Definition(s):

  • (n) cable used to distribute electricity

Usage(s):

  1. Electricians connect power cable as preparations on the floor of the site of the Democratic National Convention in Denver.
  2. Its lighter-jack power cable doubles as an antenna which receives traffic updates that the mapping software can use to plan routes.
  3. Investigators search for the remains of whatever started the fire: a charred match or cigarette butt, a piece of metal from a car or part of a power cable.

News

  • New train test snaps power cable, delays Metro rail

    New train test snaps power cable, delays Metro rail Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 8:51 am, Monday, June 24, 2013 Metro rail commuters can expect delays in downtown Monday morning after a power cable snapped while a new train was being tested. The delays are unrelated ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

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