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  Words related to cable

Related / Similar Words: cable television, cable system, cable television service, line, transmission line, cablegram, overseas telegram, cable length, cable's length, telegraph, wire

 

Definition:
  • a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire;
  • a television system transmitted over cables;
  • a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power;
  • a telegram sent abroad;
  • television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver;
  • a nautical unit of depth;
  • send cables, wires, or telegrams;
  • fasten with a cable; "cable trees";

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    Hyponyms: ground cable, coaxial cable, coax, coax cable, electrical cable, fiber optic cable, fibre optic cable, power line, power cable, printer cable

     

    Part Meronyms: suspension bridge, telephone system, phone system, cable television, cable system, cable television service

     

    Derivational Morphology: telegraph, wire, telegram, wirer, telegrapher, telegraphist, telegraph operator, telegraphy, cablegram, overseas telegram

     

    Language Translations:
    Dutch: kabel   Esperanto: kablo  
    French: câble   German: Kabel  
    Hebrew: כבל   Hungarian: kábel  
    Indonesian: kabel   Interlingua: cable  
    Italian: cavo   Japanese: ケーブル  
    Latvian: kabelis   Polish: lina  
    Russian: трос   Spanish: cable  
    Swedish: kabel   Turkish: kablo  
     
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