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tape measure

noun

Simple Definition of tape measure

  • : a long, thin piece of plastic, cloth, or metal that is marked with units of length (such as inches or centimeters) and that is used for measuring things

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of tape measure

  1. :  a narrow strip (as of a limp cloth or steel tape) marked off in units (as inches or centimeters) for measuring

1845

First Known Use of tape measure

1845

Rhymes with tape measure


TAPE MEASURE Defined for Kids

tape measure

noun

Definition of tape measure for Students

  1. :  a flexible piece of material marked off for measuring




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