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extension cord

n.
An insulated, flexible electric wire fitted with a plug at one end and one or more outlets on the other, allowing one to plug in devices whose cords are not long enough to reach a wall outlet.

exten′sion cord`


n.
an electric cord having a standard plug at one end and a standard electric jack at the other.
[1945–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.extension cord - an electric cord used to extend the length of a power cordextension cord - an electric cord used to extend the length of a power cord
electric cord, cord - a light insulated conductor for household use
Translations
prodlužovací kabel
forlængerledning
jatkojohto
produžni kabel
延長ケーブル延長コード
연장 케이블
förlängningssladd
สายไฟสำหรับต่อ
dây nối dài

extension cord

سِلْكٌ تـَمْديد prodlužovací kabel forlængerledning Verlängerungskabel καλώδιο επέκτασης alargador, cable de extensión jatkojohto rallonge produžni kabel prolunga 延長コード 연장 케이블 verlengsnoer skjøteledning przedłużacz cabo de extensão кабель-удлинитель förlängningssladd สายไฟสำหรับต่อ uzatma kablosu dây nối dài 延长线
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