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stranded wire[′stran·dəd ′wīr]
A conductor composed of a group of wires or a combination of groups of wires, usually twisted together. Also known as stranded conductor.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
A group of small wires which is used as a single wire.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
stranded wireA metal wire that is made up of several smaller wires twisted together. Stranded wire is more flexible than wire with a solid core.
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