Cable

6 Definitions of Cable

The meaning of the word cable, the definition of Cable:

n. - 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.

n. - 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.

n. - A molding, shaft of a column, or any other member of convex, rounded section, made to resemble the spiral twist of a rope; -- called also cable molding.

v. t. - To fasten with a cable.

v. t. - To ornament with cabling. See Cabling.

v. t. & i. - To telegraph by a submarine cable


The word "cable" uses 5 letters: A B C E L

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d - cabled   h - bleach   m - becalm   s - cables   t - cablet  

Shorter words found within cable:

ab able ace ae al alb ale alec ba bal bale be bel blae cab cel cl el la lab lac lace lb lea

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