A piece of cloth tape bearing the name of a person, fixed to a garment of theirs to identify it.
- Our military leaders couldn't decide whether name tapes should be sewn straight across the jungle fatigue shirt or slanted over the pockets.
- No need to play it, just watch it - it's brilliant for passing the hours when, in the middle of your life, you find that you have a lot of name tapes to sew on.
- None of them wore name tapes on the uniform, none wore rank insignia.
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