test prod

test prod

[′test ‚präd]
(electricity)
A metal point attached to an insulating handle and connected to a test lead for convenience in making a temporary connection to a terminal while tests are being made. Also known as prod.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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