Meaning of INTRINSIC JOINT LOSS in English

INTRINSIC JOINT LOSS

Of nonidentical optical fibers joined by a splice or a mated pair of connectors, the power loss attributable to manufacturing variations, in such parameters as physical dimensions, differences in refractive index (including profile parameter ), numerical aperture , and mode field diameter .

Telecommunication standard terms English vocab.      Английский словарь стандартных телекоммуникационных терминов.