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jumper

Medspeak
A term for a person who jumps from a height, generally to commit suicide.

Vox populi-UK
A knitted, heavier top, often worn over lighter clothing. (In American English, a sweatshirt or sweater.)
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Then, turning to the other side of the board, solder a jumper wire to the exposed circuit track, on the other side, and route and terminate the jumper wire as needed.
If you have no alternative, and must run a jumper wire from one side of the circuit board to the other, wires may be routed through a plated through hole provided the wire is insulated and insulation sleeving is placed in the hole.
The routing, termination and bonding of these jumper wires should be documented by engineering change notice instructions or drawing notations.
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Tenders are invited for Insulated Multistrand Jumper Wire 7/17 Swg, Make : Aew Or Similar.
The wire leads of the electronic parts and the jumper wires will be attached to these screws.
The amplifier features a total low-impedance ground design and uses thick ground jumper wires to minimize the fluctuation of electric potential from the DC range to high frequencies, and contributes to the amp's sonic purity.