fish tape

noun
variants: or fish wire

Definition of fish tape

: a flat tempered spring-steel tape or wire used in pulling electric wire and cables (as into conduit runs)

called also snake wire

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“Fish tape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fish%20tape. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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