Word forms: rewires
If someone rewires a building or an electrical appliance, a new system of electrical wiring is put into it. [V n] ⇒ Their first job was to rewire the whole house and install central heating. [have n V-ed] ⇒ I have had to spend a lot of money having my house replumbed and rewired.rewiring
uncountable noun [+ of] ⇒ The replumbing and rewiring of the flat ran very smoothly.
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