from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Rope made of twisted strands of wire.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A strong cable consisting of twisted strands of wire, generally intended for supporting heavy loads.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a rope formed wholly, or in great part, of wires.
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