meaning of Alligator clip

Alligator clip meaning in General Dictionary

a clip with a spring that closes the steel jaws

Alligator clip meaning in Computer Science Dictionary

A clip used in combination with an antistatic wrist band that gets its title from appearing like an alligators mouth. Alligator films attach wrist straps to some type of computer instance or any other antistatic gear. The picture is a good example of just what an alligator video appears like attached with a computer case.