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We found 69 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word cable:
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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. cable: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  2. Cable: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. cable, Cable: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. cable: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. cable: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. cable: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  7. cable: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  8. Cable: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  9. cable: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  10. cable, cable: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  11. cable: Rhymezone [home, info]
  12. cable: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  13. Cable: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Cable, Cable (unit), Cable (surname), Cable (foreign exchange), Cable (comics), Cable (comic book), Cable (British band), Cable (American band): Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  15. cable: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. cable: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. cable: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  18. cable: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  19. cable: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  20. cable: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  21. cable: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  22. cable, Cable: Wiktionary [home, info]
  23. Cable, Cable: InfoVisual Visual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. cable: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  25. cable, Cable: Wordnik [home, info]
  26. cable, cable: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  27. cable: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  28. cable: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  29. cable: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  30. cable: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  31. cable, Cable: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. CABLE: Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. Cable: Financial dictionary [home, info]
  2. cable: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  3. Cable: Investopedia [home, info]
  4. Cable: Moneyterms [home, info]
  5. Cable: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  6. Cable: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  7. Cable: bizterms.net [home, info]
  8. cable: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  9. cable: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  10. cable: Webster's New World Finance & Investment Dictionary [home, info]
  11. Cable: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. cable: Encyclopedia [home, info]
  2. cable, Cable: CCI Computer [home, info]
  3. cable: Netlingo [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cable: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. CABLE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. Cable: Brilliant Dream Dictionary [home, info]
  3. Cable: baby names list [home, info]
  4. CABLE: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. cable: How Many? A Dictionary of Units of Measurement [home, info]
  2. Cable: Eric Weisstein's World of Physics [home, info]
  3. Cable: Eric Weisstein's World of Mathematics [home, info]
  4. cable: Environmental Terminology Discovery Service [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cable: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Cable: Bicycle Glossary [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. Cable: Latitude Mexico [home, info]
  2. cable: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  3. cable: Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing eTool [home, info]
  4. cable: Schlumberger Oilfield Glossary [home, info]
  5. Cable: Bridge Dictionary [home, info]
  6. Cable: Glossary of Insulator Terms [home, info]
  7. cable: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  8. Cable: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  9. cable: Electronics [home, info]
  10. cable: Webster's New World Telecom Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (cable)

noun:  a very strong thick rope made of twisted hemp or steel wire
noun:  a television system transmitted over cables
noun:  a conductor for transmitting electrical or optical signals or electric power
noun:  a telegram sent abroad
noun:  a nautical unit of depth
noun:  television that is transmitted over cable directly to the receiver
verb:  send cables, wires, or telegrams
verb:  fasten with a cable ("Cable trees")
name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 25000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #3200)

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