wye: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (wī), [key]
— pl. wyes.
  1. the letter Y, or something having a similar shape.
  2. a three-phase,-shaped circuit arrangement.
  3. a track arrangement with three switches and three legs for reversing the direction of a train.


Pronunciation: (wī), [key]
— n.
  1. a river flowing from central Wales through SW England into the Severn estuary. 130 mi. (210 km) long.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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