adhesive tape

noun

Definition of adhesive tape

: tape coated on one side with an adhesive mixture especially : one used for covering wounds

Examples of adhesive tape in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Sjömärke comes with a six-foot-long cable, 4 strips of double-sided adhesive tape, and 2 marker stickers. Jacob Siegal, BGR, 20 Sep. 2021 Then just attach the pieces using the adhesive tape. Maren Estrada, BGR, 4 June 2021 Then just attach the pieces using the adhesive tape. Maren Estrada, BGR, 4 June 2021 Then just attach the pieces using the adhesive tape. Maren Estrada, BGR, 4 June 2021 Then just attach the pieces using the adhesive tape. Maren Estrada, BGR, 4 June 2021 Use low-adhesive tape to secure the picture to the mat. Kelly Allen, House Beautiful, 11 June 2021 Then just attach the pieces using the adhesive tape. Maren Estrada, BGR, 4 June 2021 The researchers found that this splaying behavior is rooted in the same physical principle that applies to adhesive tape. Becky Summers, Scientific American, 16 Jan. 2013

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First Known Use of adhesive tape

1887, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of adhesive tape was in 1887

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2 Oct 2021

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“Adhesive tape.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/adhesive%20tape. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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adhesive tape

noun

Medical Definition of adhesive tape

: tape coated on one side with an adhesive mixture especially : one used for covering wounds

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