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Splice

Pronunciation: splīs
v. t.1.To unite, as two ropes, or parts of a rope, by a particular manner of interweaving the strands, - the union being between two ends, or between an end and the body of a rope.
[imp. & p. p. Spliced (splīst); p. pr. & vb. n. Splicing .]
2.To unite, as spars, timbers, rails, etc., by lapping the two ends together, or by applying a piece which laps upon the two ends, and then binding, or in any way making fast.
3.To unite in marriage.
Splice grafting
ee under Grafting.
To splice the main brace
(Naut.) to give out, or drink, an extra allowance of spirits on occasion of special exposure to wet or cold, or to severe fatigue; hence, to take a dram.
n.1.A junction or joining made by splicing.
Noun1.splice - a junction where two things (as paper or film or magnetic tape) have been joined together; "the break was due to an imperfect splice"
Synonyms: splicing
2.splice - joint made by overlapping two ends and joining them together
Synonyms: lap joint
Verb1.splice - join the ends of; "splice film"
2.splice - perform a marriage ceremony; "The minister married us on Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
Synonyms: marry, wed, tie
3.splice - join together so as to form new genetic combinations; "splice genes"
4.splice - join by interweaving strands; "Splice the wires"
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