shielded-conductor cable

shielded-conductor cable

[′shēl·dəd kən¦dək·tər ′kā·bəl]
(electricity)
Cable in which the insulated conductor or conductors are enclosed in a conducting envelope or envelopes, constructed so 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.