Definition of long splice in English:

long splice

noun

Nautical
  • A splice in which the ends of two ropes are interwoven in such a way that the point of joining and the ropes are of equal thickness.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in William Falconer. From long + splice.

Pronunciation

long splice

/ˈlɒŋ ˌsplʌɪs/