Definitions of splice

  1. To unite two ends of a rope by interweaving the strands.
  2. To unite by interweaving; unite.
  3. To unite so as to form one piece.
  4. perform a marriage ceremony; " The minister married us on Saturday"; " We were wed the following week"; " The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
  5. join by interweaving strands; " Splice the wires"
  6. join the ends of; " splice film"
  7. 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.
  8. 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.
  9. To unite in marrige.
  10. A junction or joining made by splicing.
  11. To unite the ends of two ropes by interweaving the strands.
  12. To unite or join together the two ends of a rope by interlacing or twisting together the strands; to connect pieces of wood or metal, as beams or railway- bars, by means of overlapping parts fastened or bolted to them.
  13. joint made by overlapping two ends and joining them together
  14. a junction where two things ( as paper or film or magnetic tape) have been joined together; " the break was due to an imperfect splice"
  15. The union of ropes, etc., by interweaving or joining without knots.
  16. Act of splicing: joint made by splicing.
  17. Junction made by splicing.
  18. A union of the ends of joined parts; a uniting of ropes by intertwining the strands.
  19. The union of ropes by interweaving the strands. Splice the main- brace, an extra allowance of spirits.
  20. A piece added to a rope by splicing.
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