jack plug


jack plug
n. plug composed of a one shaft used to make a connection that transmits a signal

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Jack — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a device for lifting heavy objects, esp. the axle of a vehicle off the ground while changing a wheel etc. 2 a court card with a picture of a man, esp. a soldier, page, or knave, etc. 3 a ship s flag, esp. one flown from the bow… …   Useful english dictionary


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