feeder cable
  • A cable, such as a coaxial cable, which provides power or a signal to a circuit, device, piece of equipment, or system.
  • In a cable TV system, the cable that leads from the headend to a distribution point. A distribution cable then leads to the individual subscribers. Also called trunk cable (1).
  • A cable running between a central office and a distribution point. A distribution cable then leads to the local stations and subscribers. Also called trunk cable (2).

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