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sticky tape

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Definition of sticky tape in English:

noun

[mass noun] British
Transparent adhesive tape.
Example sentences
  • We intend to test two or three brands of double-sided sticky tape and report the results later.
  • Then place another piece of sticky tape on top of the first again with the sticky side down and with a tab as a handle.
  • When conventional sticky tape is pulled off of a surface, cracks spread through the adhesive away from the point where the tape is being detached.

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