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Splice may refer to:


  • Rope splicing, joining two pieces of rope or cable by weaving the strands of each into the other
    • Eye splice, a method of creating a permanent loop in the end of multi stranded rope by means of rope splicing
  • Splice joint, a method of joining two members end to end in woodworking
  • 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:
  • Pile splice, connecting two concrete, timber or steel piles for a deep foundation
  • Line splice, a splice of two cables in the telecommunication industry


Computer science[edit]

  • Splice (system call), a system call used to transfer data on Linux
  • Delayed binding, also called TCP connection splicing, is a postponement of the connection between the client and the server in computer networking
  • An operation between two linked lists, in which all or part of one list is transferred to another in constant time by relinking
  • A method in array object in programming languages like JavaScript or PHP
  • An operation on array object in programming languages like Python



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