Yan Jung Plenary Wire
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- Plenary is an adjective related to the noun plenum carrying a general connotation
- of fullness.
- In physics horror vacui, or plenism, is a theory proposed by scientists that nature
- abhors a vacuum, and therefore empty spaces would always be trying to suck in
- gas or liquids to avoid being empty.
- 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 formed by drawing the metal through a hole in a die or
- draw plate. Standard sizes are determined by various wire gauges. The term wire
- is also used more loosely to refer to a bundle of such strands, as in 'multistranded
- wire', which is more correctly termed a wire rope in mechanics, or a cable
- in electricity.