Definition of 'copper wire'
Example sentences containing 'copper wire'
The battery makes an electric current low through the copper wire.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2007) The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
The sentence will run concurrently with a twoyear stretch imposed two weeks ago for handling stolen copper wire.The Sun (2010)
Broadband connections rely on copper wires.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Openreach owns the copper wires and fibre that connect homes and businesses to telephone exchanges, enabling broadband internet connections.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
THEY have stolen war memorials, copper wire and the lead off church roofs.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
The company boasts of its massive investment in old-fashioned copper wires and futuristic fibre-optic cables.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He was at the vanguard of Britain's computing industry and pushed for the widespread use of fibre optics over copper wire.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
A bloke who was on the dole, who used to collect old copper wire from rubbish dumps as a kid to make a few pence.The Sun (2014)
BT is planning to offer faster broadband using fibre optics rather than copper wires, used by rivals such as Sky.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Definition of copper wire from the Collins English Dictionary