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  • 1 Wire — Wire, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wiring}.] 1. To bind with wire; to attach with wires; to apply wire to; as, to wire corks in bottling liquors. [1913 Webster] 2. To put upon a wire; as, to wire beads. [1913 Webster] 3. To snare …

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  • 2 wire — I. n. Metallic thread. II. v. a. 1. Put upon a wire. 2. Bind with wire. 3. Ensnare by wires. 4. (Recent.) Telegraph, convey by electric telegraph, report by telegram …

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  • 3 Police of The Wire — The Police Of The Wire includes many starring characters who play a major role in the fictional HBO drama series The Wire. This fictionalized version of the Baltimore Police Department has been examined in great detail across several departments… …

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  • 4 Kingston upon Hull — City of Kingston upon Hull   City and Unitary Authority area   The Queen s Gardens, Maritime Museum, and City Hall (rear) in Kingston upon Hull …

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  • 5 The Wire — infobox television bgcolour = #feee8e show name = The Wire caption = The Wire promotional art format = Crime Drama camera = Single camera picture format = 480i SDTV audio format = Dolby Digital 5.1 runtime = approx. 55 min. creator = David Simon… …

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  • 6 Safety wire — Safety wiring of two pairs of drilled head bolts Safety wire or lockwire is common in the aircraft and racing industries as an extra precaution to keep vital fasteners from unintentionally loosening and parts from falling off due to vibration or… …

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  • 7 Final Grades (The Wire episode) — Infobox The Wire episode caption = episode name = Final Grades episode no = 50 epigraph = If animal trapped call 410 844 6286. Baltimore, traditional teleplay = David Simon story = David Simon and Ed Burns writer = director = Ernest R. Dickerson… …

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  • 8 Margin of Error (The Wire episode) — Infobox The Wire episode caption = episode name = Margin of Error episode no = 43 epigraph = Don t try this shit at home. Norman Wilson teleplay = Eric Overmyer story = Ed Burns and Eric Overmyer writer = director = Daniel Attias guest star = see …

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  • 9 Business Wire — is a company that disseminates full text news releases from thousands of companies and organizations worldwide to news media, financial markets, disclosure systems, investors, information web sites, databases and other audiences.The company… …

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  • 10 Northwestern Steel and Wire — Steam locomotive NS W #80 on a July night in 1964. Northwestern Steel and Wire was a steel mill and wire factory located in Sterling, Illinois. It began producing steel in 1936 and ceased production in 2001. Contents 1 …

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  • 11 Hot wire barretter — The hot wire barretter was a demodulating detector invented in 1902 by Reginald Fessenden that found limited use in early radio receivers. In effect it was a highly sensitive thermoresistor developed to permit the reception of amplitude modulated …

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  • 12 Bubbles (The Wire) — Infobox character | name = Reginald Cousins portrayer = Andre Royo creator = David Simon species = gender = Male first = The Target (episode 1.01) last = ndash;30 ndash; (episode 5.10) cause = End of series age = 30s occupation = Recovering drug… …

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  • 13 –30– (The Wire episode) — Infobox The Wire episode caption = episode name = ndash;30 ndash; episode no = 60 epigraph = ...the life of kings. H.L. Mencken teleplay = David Simon story = David Simon and Ed Burns writer = director = Clark Johnson guest star = see below prod… …

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  • 14 Wired — Wire Wire, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wiring}.] 1. To bind with wire; to attach with wires; to apply wire to; as, to wire corks in bottling liquors. [1913 Webster] 2. To put upon a wire; as, to wire beads. [1913 Webster] 3. To… …

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  • 15 Wiring — Wire Wire, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Wired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Wiring}.] 1. To bind with wire; to attach with wires; to apply wire to; as, to wire corks in bottling liquors. [1913 Webster] 2. To put upon a wire; as, to wire beads. [1913 Webster] 3. To… …

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  • 16 papermaking — [pā′pər māk΄iŋ] n. the making of paper papermaker n. * * * pa·per·mak·ing (pāʹpər mā kĭng) n. The process or craft of making paper.   paʹper·mak er n. * * * Introduction       formation of a matted or felted sheet, usually of cellulose fibres,… …

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  • 17 Antonio Meucci — Born 13 April 1808(1808 04 13) Florence, Italy …

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  • 18 POLAND — POLAND, republic in E. Central Europe; the kingdom of Poland and the grand duchy of Lithuania united formally (Poland Lithuania) in 1569. This article is arranged according to the following outline: the early settlements jewish legal status… …

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  • 19 Armillary sphere — An armillary sphere (variations are known as spherical astrolabe, armilla, or armil) is a model of the celestial sphere. Description and use of the armillary sphere The exterior parts of this machine are a compages of brass rings, which represent …

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  • 20 charge — Synonyms and related words: accountability, accounting for, accounts payable, accounts receivable, accredit, accusal, accusation, accuse, accusing, achievement, action, activate, adjure, administration, admission, admission fee, admonish,… …

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