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See also câble, and câblé

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Recorded since c.1205, from Patrono:ONF.[[Category:Patrono:ONF. derivations|Cable]], from Medieval Latin capulum (lasso, rope, halter), from Latin capiō (to take, seize).

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Cable

Plural
Cables

Cable (plural Cables)
  1. A strong, large-diameter wire or rope, or something resembling such a rope.
  2. An assembly of two or more cable-laid ropes
  3. An assembly of two or more wires, used for electrical power or data circuits; one or more and/or the whole may be insulated.
  4. Patrono:Nautical A heavy rope or chain of at least 10 inches thick, as used to moor or anchor a ship
  5. (communications) A system for receiving television or Internet service over coaxial or fibreoptic cables
    I tried to watch the movie last night but my cable was out.
  6. Short for cable television, broadcast over the above network, not by antenna
  7. A telegram, notably when send by (submarine) telegraph cable
  8. Patrono:Nautical A unit of length equal to one tenth of a nautical mile
  9. (finance) The currency pair British Pound against United States Dollar

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  • (nautical rope) hawser (thinner)

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Infinitive
to Cable

Third person singular
cables

Simple past
cabled

Past participle
cabled

Present participle
cabling

to Cable (third-person singular simple present cables, present participle cabling, simple past and past participle cabled)
  1. (transitive) To provide with cable(s)
  2. (transitive) To fasten (as if) with cable(s)
  3. (transitive) To wrap wires to form a cable
  4. (transitive) To send a telegram by cable
  5. (intransitive) To communicate by cable

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Cable m. (plural Cables)

Singular
Cable m.

Plural
Cables m.

  1. A cable or cord.

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