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splice

 
 
pronunciation:
splaIs
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part of speech: verb
inflections: splices, splicing, spliced
definition 1: to join (two pieces of film, tape, or similar things) at the ends.
We spliced the pieces of tape to make one long piece.
definition 2: to weave together (pieces of rope).
similar words:
twist
derivation: splicer (n.)
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