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|Noun||1.||conducting wire - a metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance|
conductor - a device designed to transmit electricity, heat, etc.
filament - a thin wire (usually tungsten) that is heated white hot by the passage of an electric current
booster cable, jumper cable, jumper lead, lead - a jumper that consists of a short piece of wire; "it was a tangle of jumper cables and clip leads"
lead-in - wire connecting an antenna to a receiver or a transmitter to a transmission line
patchcord - a length of wire that has a plug at each end; used to make connections at a patchboard