splic|er [ˈsplaısə US -ər] n
a machine for joining pieces of film or recording tape neatly together

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • splicer — splice ► VERB 1) join (a rope or ropes) by interweaving the strands at the ends. 2) join (pieces of timber, film, or tape) at the ends. 3) Genetics join or insert (a gene or gene fragment). ► NOUN ▪ a spliced join. ● get spliced Cf. ↑ …   English terms dictionary

  • splicer — noun see splice I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • splicer — /spluy seuhr/, n. a device used to hold two sections of motion picture film, recording tape, etc., in proper alignment while they are being spliced together. [1925 30; SPLICE + ER1] * * * …   Universalium

  • splicer — noun A person or device that makes a splice …   Wiktionary

  • splicer — n. device used to join together two pieces of film or magnetic tape …   English contemporary dictionary

  • splicer — noun (C) a machine for joining pieces of film or recording tape 1 (1a) neatly together …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • splicer — splic·er …   English syllables

  • splicer — noun 1. a woodworker who joins pieces of wood with a splice • Derivationally related forms: ↑splice • Hypernyms: ↑woodworker, ↑woodsman, ↑woodman 2. a worker who splices ropes together by interweaving strands • Derivationally related forms …   Useful english dictionary

  • Film splicer — A film splicer (also called a film joiner, usually in Europe) is a device which can be used to physically join together lengths of photographic film. It is mostly used in motion pictures. The units are made in various types depending on the usage …   Wikipedia

  • Automatic Buffs Splicer фирм. — Устройство для автоматической склейки полотен на машине, печатающей и высекающей этикетки, имеющие на обороте клеевой слой …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии