patch cord

noun

Definition of patch cord

: a wire with a plug at each end that is used to connect electrical devices

First Known Use of patch cord

1926, in the meaning defined above

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“Patch cord.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/patch%20cord. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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