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Scotch tape

[ skoch-teyp ]
/ ˈskɒtʃ ˈteɪp /
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Trademark.
a brand name for various transparent or semitransparent adhesive tapes made chiefly of cellulose acetate or cellophane, for sealing, attaching, mending, etc.
verb (used with object), Scotch-taped or Scotch taped, Scotch-tap·ing or Scotch tap·ing.
Usually Scotch-tape [skoch-teyp] /ˈskɒtʃˈteɪp/ . to fasten or mend with Scotch tape.
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Scotch tape

noun
trademark mainly US a transparent or coloured adhesive tape made of cellulose or a similar substance
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