Wire in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Wire

To fasten with wire, especially with reference to wine bottles, corks, or fencing. | To string on a wire. | To equip with wires for use with electricity.

Short Example Sentences for Wire

  • 1. What size single silk-covered wire shall be used? 🔊
  • 2. Fahrenheit, while good enameled wire will stand 400 deg. 🔊
  • 3. A wire wound into a spiral, as indicated in Fig. 🔊
  • 4. The wire is then run through baking ovens, so that the enamel is baked on. 🔊
  • 5. The latter's conductor is fine iron wire in a vacuum. 🔊

How to use Wire in Sentences?

  • 1. Obviously it is possible to insulate and bury any wire which can be carried in the air. 🔊
  • 2. For this purpose the wire is usually covered with a coating of some insulating material. 🔊
  • 3. This wire extends above the top of the jar so as to form a convenient terminal for the cell. 🔊
  • 4. It is provided with a slot for the carbon and a hole for the copper wire extending to the zinc. 🔊
  • 5. A wire supported on poles requires that it be large enough to support its own weight. 🔊
  • 6. The insulating material usually employed for covering magnet wire is of silk or cotton. 🔊
  • 7. The wire used in winding magnets is, of course, an important part of the electromagnet. 🔊
  • 8. It is to be understood that in Table III the wire referred to is bare wire and is of pure copper. 🔊
  • 9. In this way the fact that the primary is of large wire and of comparatively few turns is indicated. 🔊
  • 10. Damage to property may destroy the usefulness of a piece of apparatus or of some portion of the wire plant. 🔊
  • 11. An induction coil consists of two or more windings of wire interlinked by a common magnetic circuit. 🔊
  • 12. When a current is to be measured by the oscillograph, it is passed through the turn of wire in the magnetic field. 🔊
  • 13. In the matter of heat-resisting properties the enameled wire possesses a great advantage over silk and cotton. 🔊
  • 14. Practical results have been secured in increasing the distributed inductance by wrapping fine iron wire over each conductor of the line. 🔊
  • 15. Each layer of wire and thread as it is placed on the core is completely insulated from the subsequent layer by a layer of paper. 🔊
  • 16. The magnetizing force of a given helix depends on the product of the current strength and the number of turns of wire in the helix. 🔊
  • 17. While no current is passing, the wire does not move in the magnetic field and its mirror reflects a stationary beam of light. 🔊
  • 18. A carbon block connected with a wire of the line is separated from a carbon block connected to ground by some form of insulating separator. 🔊
  • 19. In the most general practice each wire is insulated from all others by a wrapping of paper ribbon, which covering is only adequate when very dry. 🔊
  • 20. A photographic film moved in a direction normal to the axis of the turn of wire will have drawn upon it a straight line by the beam of light. 🔊
  • 21. A line using one wire and the earth as its pair of conductors has several defects, to be discussed later herein. 🔊
  • 22. Yet something may be done, and tables have been prepared for standard wire sizes with definite thicknesses of silk and cotton insulation. 🔊
  • 23. The conductivity of a wire depends upon its material, its cross-section, its length, and its temperature. 🔊
  • 24. When the last layer is wound on, the end of the wire is passed out through a hole in the head, thus leaving both ends projecting. 🔊
  • 25. One end of the wire is then passed through a hole in one of the spool heads or washers, near the core, and the wire is then wound on in layers. 🔊
  • 26. A choice of these two wires may be made, using an increased winding depth with the smaller wire and a shallower winding depth for the larger wire. 🔊
  • 27. The smaller the wire, the weaker it is, and with poles a given distance apart, the strength of the wire must be above a certain minimum. 🔊
  • 28. Sometimes a thickness of paper is placed around each layer of wire in order to further guard against the breaking down of the insulation between layers. 🔊
  • 29. In all cases a rubber-insulated wire is attached by riveting to the copper electrode, and passes up through the electrolyte to form the positive terminal. 🔊
  • 30. These projecting ends are commonly referred to as ears, and are usually provided with holes or notches into which the connecting wire is fastened by soldering. 🔊