- a device used to hold two sections of motion-picture film, recording tape, etc., in proper alignment while they are being spliced together.
Origin of splicer
First recorded in 1925–30; splice
Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018
Examples from the Web for splicer
Historical Examples of splicer
It was an envelope slipped behind the bookcase, containing a bill from Splicer, the London cricket-bat-maker, dated a year ago.
One which hardly shows itself, from the neatness of the rope and the skill of the splicer.