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  • wire-to-wire — adj chiefly US sports used to describe a race, game, etc., in which someone leads from the beginning until the end He achieved a wire to wire win/victory in last year s race. He was the wire to wire winner. see also wire to wire at ↑wire, 1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • wire to wire — chiefly US sports : from the beginning of a race, game, etc., until the end He led the race (from) wire to wire. see also ↑wire to wire • • • Main Entry: ↑wire …   Useful english dictionary

  • wire-to-wire N. Amer. — wire to wire N. Amer. informal from start to finish. → wire …   English new terms dictionary

  • wire to wire — or from wire to wire phrasal from start to finish < led the race wire to wire > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • Trocha from Júcaro to Morón — The Trocha from Júcaro to Morón was a fortified military line built between 1869 and 1872 in Cuba by slave work force and Chinese immigrants to impede the pass of insurrectionist forces to the western part of the island during the 1st War of… …   Wikipedia

  • wire — [wīr] n. [ME < OE wir, akin to LowG wīr < IE * weir < base * wei , to bend, turn > WITHE, Gr iris, rainbow, L vitis, vine] 1. metal that has been drawn into a very long, thin thread or rod, usually circular in cross section 2. a… …   English World dictionary

  • Wire — For other uses, see Wire (disambiguation). Wires overhead A wire is a single, usually cylindrical, flexible strand or rod of metal. Wires are used to bear mechanical loads and to carry electricity and telecommunications signals. Wire is commonly… …   Wikipedia

  • wire — noun 1》 metal drawn out into a thin flexible thread or rod.     ↘a length or quantity of wire used for fencing, to carry an electric current, etc.     ↘(usu. the wire) N. Amer. Horse Racing a wire stretched across and above the start and finish… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Wire transfer — or credit transfer is a method of electronic funds transfer from one person or institution (entity) to another. A wire transfer can be made from one bank account to another bank account or through a transfer of cash at a cash office. Wire… …   Wikipedia

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