wire for

wire someone or something for something

to send a telegram to someone or something requesting something. I wired my father for some money. I'm sure he'll send it, officer. Sarah wired the supplier for a replacement part.
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wire for something

to send for something by telegram. I wired for money, but it hasn't come yet. I will have to wire for further advice.
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KERI to Utilize 1G HTS Wire for First Leg of 10-Year Project to Develop and Deploy Advanced Electricity Storage Systems in Power Grids
Any statements in this release about future expectations, plans and prospects for the Company, including the expected price performance ratio of 2G and the adoption of 2G wire for various applications and other statements containing the words "believes," "anticipates," "plans," "expects," "will" and similar expressions, constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
The Associated Press has made its excess satellite capacity available to third-party content providers such as Business Wire for almost three decades.
In turn, AsiaWire feeds full-text company news to Business Wire for delivery to media, analysts, financial professionals and online communities.
Encore Wire Corporation manufactures a broad range of electrical wire for interior wiring in homes, apartments, manufactured housing and commercial and industrial buildings.
Over the last decade, the company has produced more than 1,000 kilometers of HTS wire for development and demonstration purposes.
Over the last decade, the company has produced more than 1,000 km of HTS wire for development and demonstration purposes.
com) as its official news wire for the fourth year in a row, it was announced today.
When stenting, many physicians choose to use two guide wires: a soft, steerable wire for lesion access and then a more supportive wire for stent delivery.
The Bourbon plant, which manufactures PVC compound and insulated wire for the automotive and industrial/appliance markets, employs approximately 60 people.