jumper cable

Definitions of jumper cable
  1. noun
    a jumper that consists of a short piece of wire
    “it was a tangle of jumper cables and clip leads”
    synonyms: booster cable, jumper lead, lead
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    types:
    clip lead
    a short piece of wire with alligator clips on both ends
    type of:
    jumper
    a small connector used to make temporary electrical connections
    conducting wire, wire
    a metal conductor that carries electricity over a distance
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