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hard-wire

[′härd ¦wīr]
(electricity)
To connect electric components with solid, metallic wires as opposed to radio links and the like.
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But in an appeal to the Florida Supreme Court, the FBC won and since then, the hard-wire alarm requirement has stood.
The hard-wire alarms, which are already fitted in some council homes, are connected to the mains but have sufficient internal power supplies to function even in the event of a power failure.
In all, the district expects to hard-wire 647 schools that qualify for federal funding under the E-Rate program by September 2003.
Slightly more than a year later, the Court of Appeals overturned the administrative judge's decision, essentially reinstating the hard-wire requirement.
In February 2003, an administrative law judge sided with NSPI-Florida, saying that the hard-wire requirement was "an invalid exercise of delegated legislative authority.