jump leads

jump leads

(liːdz)
pl n
(Automotive Engineering) two heavy cables fitted with crocodile clips used to start a motor vehicle with a discharged battery by connecting the battery to an external battery. US and Canadian name: jumper cables
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Translations
startovací kabely
startkabler
käynnistyskaapeli
kleme
ブースターコード
점프선
startkablar
สายต่อหม้อแบตเตอรี่
dây sạc điện

jump leads

jumper cables (Am) npl (Aut) → cavi mpl per batteria
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

jump leads

وَصْلَةُ بَطَّارِيَّةُ السَّيَارَةُ startovací kabely startkabler Starthilfekabel καλώδια μπαταρίας cables de arranque käynnistyskaapeli câbles de démarrage kleme cavi con morsetti ブースターコード 점프선 startkabels startkabler przewody rozruchowe cabos de bateria, cabos de ignição провода для запуска двигателя от постороннего источника startkablar สายต่อหม้อแบตเตอรี่ takviye kablosu dây sạc điện 跨接电线
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
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Back in the 1960s motoring was much more of an adventure with drivers packing a tow-rope, jump leads, a shovel and a starting handle to crank the engine if it died and hoped that, if they did break down, the walk to the nearest telephone kiosk would not be more than a few miles.
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It comes with mini jump leads and can even jump start your car if the battery goes flat, it's ideal gift for the dad who likes to be prepared.
He confirmed the blaze was caused by a collision - contrary to some suggestions that the cars were using jump leads.
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Of course, Reeves and Mortimer's Christmas tree is bound to be a little out of the ordinary, and the fact Vic, pictured, has used sponges and jump leads as decorations is certainly original.