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splicer

[splahy-ser] /ˈsplaɪ sər/
noun
1.
a device used to hold two sections of motion-picture film, recording tape, etc., in proper alignment while they are being spliced together.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; splice + -er1
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  • All your changes to the file should be made between code splicer pairs.
  • Repairs fiber optic cables using fusion splicer to reconnect broken fibers.

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