punched tape

noun
Computers. paper tape.
Also, punch tape.


Origin:
1880–85

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punched tape or sometimes (US) perforated tape
 
n
other terms for paper tape
 
perforated tape or sometimes (US) perforated tape
 
n

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Electronic translators can convert punched tape records into suitable input for digital computers.
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