Splice

Splice

[splahys]
Splice may refer to:

  • Connection of two or more pieces of linear material:
    • Rope splicing, joining two pieces of rope or cable by weaving the strands of each into the other
    • Eye splice, the best method of creating a permanent loop in the end of multi stranded rope by means of rope splicing.
    • Tape splice, the joining of audio tape
    • Film splice, the joining of film stock
    • Electrical splice, the joining of wires in electrical wiring
    • Optical splice, the joining of optical fibers:
  • Splicing in genetics:
    • RNA splicing, a natural modification of ribonucleic acids
    • Gene splicing, artificially joining pieces of genetic material in genetic engineering
    • Protein splicing, a natural process where inteins are removed
  • Computer science:
  • Other:

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