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fiber op·tic ca·ble

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  1. fiber optic cable, fibre optic cablenoun

    a cable made of optical fibers that can transmit large amounts of information at the speed of light


  1. fiber optic cable

    A fiber-optic cable, also known as an optical-fiber cable, is an assembly similar to an electrical cable but containing one or more optical fibers that are used to carry light. The optical fiber elements are typically individually coated with plastic layers and contained in a protective tube suitable for the environment where the cable is used. Different types of cable are used for different applications, for example, long-distance telecommunication or providing a high-speed data connection between different parts of a building.


  1. fiber optic cable

    A fiber optic cable is a type of network cable that contains strands of glass fibers inside an insulating casing. These cables are designed for long-distance, high-performance data networking, and telecommunications. They transmit information as pulses of light, which allows for faster data transfer and less signal loss compared to traditional metal cables. They are typically used in internet connections, cable television services, and telecommunication networks.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fiber optic cable in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fiber optic cable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  • كابل الألياف البصريةArabic
  • câble de fibre optiqueFrench
  • फाइबर ऑप्टिक केबलHindi
  • fiberoptisk kabelNorwegian
  • fiber optik kabloTurkish

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