Meaning of SPLICE in English


[verb] [T] - to join (two pieces of rope, film, etc.) together at their ends in order to form one long pieceThe machine allows segments of the film to be viewed repeatedly and at a number of speeds, so the editor can cut and splice the film.Montage is splicing together different shots to create an effect not present in the shots alone.Scientists have discovered how to splice pieces of DNA.(informal dated) To get spliced means to get married.

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