Scotch tape

Scotch tape

noun Trademark.
a brand name for various transparent or semitransparent adhesive tapes made chiefly of cellulose acetate or cellophane, for sealing, attaching, mending, etc.
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Scotch-tape

[skoch-teyp]
verb (used with object), Scotch-taped, Scotch-taping.
to fasten or mend with Scotch tape.

Origin:
1950–55; after the trademark

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Scotch tape
 
n
chiefly (US) trademark a transparent or coloured adhesive tape made of cellulose or a similar substance

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