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harness Tweet Definition of harness Like Definition of harness on Facebook
noun
  1. (countable) A restraint or support, especially one consisting of a loop or network of rope or straps.
  2. (countable) A collection of wires or cables bundled and routed according to their function.
verb (harness, es)
  1. (transitive) to place a harness on something; to tie up or restrain
They harnessed the horse to the post.
  1. (transitive) to capture, control or put to use
Imagine what might happen if it were possible to solar energy fully.
Henry Tweet Definition of Henry Like Definition of Henry on Facebook
proper noun
  1. (given name, male) popular in England since Middle Ages; name of eight kings.
Hickey Tweet Definition of Hickey Like Definition of Hickey on Facebook
proper noun
  1. An Irish family name.
hot-wire Tweet Definition of hot-wire Like Definition of hot-wire on Facebook
verb (hot-wir, ing)
  1. (slang) To start an automobile engine by circumventing the ignition key wiring
HT Tweet Definition of HT Like Definition of HT on Facebook
initialism
  1. (computing) hyper-threading
hub Tweet Definition of hub Like Definition of hub on Facebook
noun
  1. The central part, usually cylindrical, of a wheel; the nave
  2. A point where many routes meet and traffic is distributed, dispensed or diverted
Hongkong airport is one of the most important air traffic hubs in Asia.
  1. (computers) a computer networking device connecting several ethernet ports. See switch.
  2. (surveying) A stake with a nail in it, used to mark a temporary point.
hunting Tweet Definition of hunting Like Definition of hunting on Facebook
noun
  1. Chase, Chasing and killing animals for sport or to get food.
  2. Looking for something, especially for a job or flat.
verb
  1. (present participle of, hunt)
hydroelectric Tweet Definition of hydroelectric Like Definition of hydroelectric on Facebook
adjective
  1. that generates electricity by converting the energy of moving water
  2. of or relating to the electricity so produced

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