screened trailing cable

screened trailing cable

[′skrēnd ′trāl·iŋ ′kā·bəl]
(electricity)
A flexible cable provided with a protective screen of conducting material, so applied as to enclose each power core separately or to enclose together all the cores of the cable.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.