Definition of Sleeve. Meaning of Sleeve. Synonyms of Sleeve

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Definition of Sleeve

Sleeve
Sleeve Sleeve, n. (Elec.) A double tube of copper, in section like the figure 8, into which the ends of bare wires are pushed so that when the tube is twisted an electrical connection is made. The joint thus made is called a McIntire joint.
Sleeve
Sleeve Sleeve, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sleeved; p. pr. & vb. n. Sleeving.] To furnish with sleeves; to put sleeves into; as, to sleeve a coat.
Sleeve
Sleeve Sleeve, n. See Sleave, untwisted thread.

Meaning of Sleeve from wikipedia

- sleeve, such as to wear one's heart upon one's sleeve, and to laugh in one's sleeve. Sleeve length varies from barely over the shoulder (cap sleeve)...
- Sleeve gastrectomy is a surgical weight-loss procedure in which the stomach is reduced to about 15% of its original size, by surgical removal of a large...
- A sleeve garter is a garter worn on the sleeve of a shirt. It came into wide use in the latter half of the 19th century when men's ready made shirts came...
- "tip", R stands for "ring" and S stands for "sleeve". Ring contacts are typically the same diameter as the sleeve, the long shank. Similarly, two-, four- and...
- A raglan sleeve is a sleeve that extends in one piece fully to the collar, leaving a diagonal seam from underarm to collarbone. It is named after Lord...
- Sleeve gun is a generic term for small firearm designed to be concealed under a long-sleeved coat or jacket - in fictional examples there is often a mechanism...
- A sleeve tattoo (or tattoo sleeve) is a large tattoo, or a collection of smaller tattoos, that has a unified theme, that covers most or all of a person's...
- wrist. It is sometimes called a shooter sleeve or an arm sleeve. Allen Iverson began using a basketball sleeve during the 2000-01 season due to bursitis...
- construction, a sleeve is used both by the electrical and mechanical trades to create a penetration. For cables we provide wall/deck penetration sleeve to avoid...
- The sleeve valve is a type of valve mechanism for piston engines, distinct from the usual poppet valve. Sleeve valve engines saw use in a number of pre-World...
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