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English definition of “splice”


verb [T] uk   /splaɪs/ us  
to join two pieces of rope, film, etc. together at their ends in order to form one long piece: Scientists have discovered how to splice pieces of DNA.


noun [C] uk   /splaɪs/ us  
a join between two pieces of something so that they form one long piece
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