ground wire


ground wire
fio de terra

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • ground wire — noun 1. : a wire making a ground connection 2. : the part of a circuit formed by the earth * * * Elect. a lead from an electric apparatus to the earth or to a ground connection. [1890 95] * * * ground wire, a wire connecting electric wiring, a… …   Useful english dictionary

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