from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. One who works with electric wiring.
  • n. Slang One who taps telephone lines; a wiretapper.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Someone who works with wire; primarily someone who connects electric wiring.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A man who puts up and looks after wires, as for the telegraph, telephone, or electric lighting.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a worker who installs and repairs electric wiring


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