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 Telecommunications Object Thesaurus Terms

This list of telecommunications objects shows the preferred and non-preferred terms in the thesaurus under the category 'temporary connectors by positioning'

Plural: jacks
Broader Term: temporary connector
Narrower Terms: jack strip  
Scope Notes: A connector (male or female) in a fixed location (e.g. mounted on a panel or attached to a piece of ...
Plural: plugs
Broader Term: temporary connector

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