splic|er


splic|er
splic|er «SPLY suhr», noun.
1. a person who splices.
2. a device for splicing film, tape, or the like: »

One of the basic tools of film editing is the splicer, on which the shots chosen by the editor are pieced together (Samuel Allen).


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