Definition of wired-in in English:

wired-in

adjective

  • 1Surrounded or enclosed by wire, in the form of fencing or mesh.

  • 2Incorporated into or connected to a device or system by electric wires, frequently for the purpose of performing a specific or unchangeable function.

  • 3Designating behaviour and activity that is innate or is determined by innate and unchanging neural pathways; of or relating to such behaviour.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in The Poultry Chronicle. From wired + in, after to wire in.

Pronunciation

wired-in

/ˌwʌɪədˈɪn/