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  Words related to tape

Related / Similar Words: magnetic tape, mag tape, tape recording, taping, tapeline, tape measure, record, videotape

 

Definition:
  • memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used to record audio or video signals or to store computer information; "he took along a dozen tapes to record the interview";
  • a long thin piece of cloth or paper as used for binding or fastening; "he used a piece of tape for a belt"; "he wrapped a tape around the package";
  • a recording made on magnetic tape; "the several recordings were combined on a master tape";
  • measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths; "the carpenter should have used his tape measure";
  • the finishing line for a foot race; "he broke the tape in record time";
  • register electronically; "They recorded her singing";
  • record on videotape;
  • fasten or attach with tape; "tape the shipping label to the box";

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    Hyponyms: audiotape, cassette tape, magnetic stripe, videotape, adhesive tape, inkle, webbing, write, tape record, prerecord, cut, scotch tape, sellotape

     

    Derivational Morphology: record, videotape, tape recording, taping, magnetic tape, mag tape, phonograph record, phonograph recording, disk, disc, platter, recorder, recording equipment, recording machine, recording, transcription

     

    Anagrams: pate, peat

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 錄音帶   Dutch: band  
    Finnish: nauha   French: bande  
    German: Band   Hungarian: szalag  
    Italian: nastro   Japanese: テープ  
    Korean: 테이프   Portuguese: fita  
    Russian: лента   Spanish: cinta  
    Swedish: band  
     
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