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Term Description
National Electric CodeNational Electrical Code. A consensus standard published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and incorporated in OSHA regulations
NBSNational Bureau of Standards
NECAbbreviation for National Electrical Code
NEMANational Electrical Manufacturers Association
NeopreneGeneric name for polychloroprene synthetic rubber, used for jacketing when suitably compounded
NFFPAbbreviation of National Fire Protection Association
NoiseUnwanted and/or unintelligible signals picked up on a cable circuit
NylonA group of polymers which are used for wire and cable jacketing