cable vault

cable vault

[′kā·bəl ‚vȯlt]
(civil engineering)
A manhole containing electrical cables.
(electricity)
Vault in which the outside plant cables are spliced to the tipping cables.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

cable vault

An underground structure used in pulling or splicing electric cables which are laid underground.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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