n 1: a junction where two things (as paper or film or magnetic
tape) have been joined together; "the break was due to
an imperfect splice" [syn: splicing
2: joint made by overlapping two ends and joining them together
[syn: lap joint
v 1: join the ends of; "splice film"
2: perform a marriage ceremony; "The minister married us on
Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple
got spliced on Hawaii" [syn: marry
3: join together so as to form new genetic combinations;
4: join by interweaving strands; "Splice the wires"