sleeve joint

sleeve joint

[′slēv ‚jȯint]
(design engineering)
A device for joining the ends of two wires or cables together, constructed by forcing the ends of the wires or cables into both ends of a hollow sleeve.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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They also feature DuPont's proprietary StaSafe "Armored Seams" and "SealTite" sleeve joints. The new arrangement significantly increases the sales force of DuPont Protective Apparel and triples that of Standard Safety.