Definition of piano wire in English:

piano wire


  • [mass noun] Strong steel wire used for piano strings.

    • ‘He held a snapped piece of piano wire in each of his hands, which he threw promptly to either side.’
    • ‘Researchers have successfully made and 'tuned' the world's smallest piano wire. The wires are made of carbon nanotubes that measure approximately 2 nanometers in diameter.’
    • ‘Wire rod is used in automotive components making and tyre manufacturing as well as for products such as bed springs and piano wire.’


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