Definition of wire-wrap in US English:

wire-wrap

verb

  • 1with object To wrap or cover (an object) with numerous turns of wire.

  • 2with object Electronics. To attach by wire wrapping.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in U.S. Patents. From wire + wrap, probably after wire wrapping, wire-wrapped.

Pronunciation

wire-wrap

/ˈwʌɪərap/