Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a moisture-resistant adhesive tape, esp. for insulating exposed electrical wires
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A sturdy, moisture-resistant adhesive tape, usually made of cloth, used chiefly to insulate electrical conductors.