shielded joint[′shēl·dəd ′jȯint]
Cable joint having its insulation so enveloped by a conducting shield that substantially every point on the surface of the insulation is at ground potential, or at some predetermined potential with respect to ground.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
A joint between electrical cables which has its insulation so enclosed by a conducting shield that every point on the surface of the insulation is, essentially, at ground potential.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.