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Definitions of cable

  1. To fasten, as by a cable. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  2. To send a message by submarine telegraph. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  3. To telegraph by a submarine cable Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To fasten with a cable. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. To ornament with cabling. See Cabling. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. To fasten with a cable; to send by submarine telegraph. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  7. To fasten with a cable; to send a message by telegraph cable. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  9. a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  10. a telegram sent abroad Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  11. television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  12. a nautical unit of depth Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  13. A large, strong rope or chain, of considerable length, used to retain a vessel at anchor, and for other purposes. It is made of hemp, of steel wire, or of iron links. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A rope of steel wire, or copper wire, usually covered with some protecting or insulating substance; as, the cable of a suspension bridge; a telegraphic cable. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. A strong rope or chain which ties anything, especially a ship to her anchor: a nautical measure of 100 fathoms. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  16. A rope or chain which holds a ship to her anchor. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  17. A heavy rope or chain, as for an anchor, etc. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. A cable's length, 100 fathoms. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. An insulated telegraph wire or wires, as for a submarine telegraph. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  20. A long strong rope or chain, such as is used to hold a vessel at anchor; a cable-like contrivances for conveying a telegraph-wire underwater; a wreathed circular moulding, resembling a rope. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. A rope or chain of various degrees of thickness, used in ships; a cable's-length, 720 feet. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  22. Having mouldings like a cable. A cabled cross, one formed of the two ends of a ship's cable. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

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Usage examples for cable

  1. The laying of this cable is a somewhat difficult matter, because the success of the enterprise does not depend upon the animal's industry alone. – The Life of the Spider by J. Henri Fabre
  2. As to this we quote Lincoln Eyre's cable dated February 25, 1920, and published in the " New York World" of February 27, 1920. Eyre says: " Lenine ... – The Red Conspiracy by Joseph J. Mereto
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