Definition of wire gauge in English:

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wire gauge

Pronunciation: /ˈwī(ə)r ɡāj/

noun

1A gauge for measuring the diameter of wire.
Example sentences
  • The wire gauge should match the existing gauge - either 14-gauge or 12-gauge.
1.1The diameter of wire; any of a series of standard sizes in which wire is made.

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