measure\ tape

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English-Estonian dictionary. 2013.

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  • tape measure — noun measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths the carpenter should have used his tape measure • Syn: ↑tape, ↑tapeline • Hypernyms: ↑measuring instrument,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • tape — tape1 [ teıp ] noun *** 1. ) uncount a long thin plastic band on which you can record sounds, pictures, or information: on tape: We have got the concert on tape. a ) count a plastic case called a cassette containing tape that you can use for… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • measure — [[t]me̱ʒə(r)[/t]] ♦♦ measures, measuring, measured 1) VERB If you measure the quality, value, or effect of something, you discover or judge how great it is. [V n prep] I continued to measure his progress against the charts in the doctor s office …   English dictionary

  • tape — Synonyms and related words: Ace bandage, Band Aid, Mystik tape, Scotch tape, accouple, accumulate, adhesive tape, agglutinate, amass, application, articulate, assemble, associate, band, bandage, bandaging, batten, belt, bind, binder, bond, book,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tape — [tāp] n. [ME < OE tæppe, a fillet, akin to tæppa: see TAP2] 1. a strong, narrow, woven strip of cotton, linen, etc. used to bind seams in garments, tie bundles, etc. 2. a narrow strip or band of steel, paper, etc. 3. a strip of cloth stretched …   English World dictionary

  • Tape (disambiguation) — Tape refers to a strip of long, thin and narrow matter, usually rolled up. Most commonly, it refers to:Recording media* Magnetic tape * Digital Audio Tape (or DAT ) * Digital Compact Cassette (or DCC ) * Digital video tape * Compact Cassette (a.k …   Wikipedia

  • Tape — refers to a strip of long, thin and narrow matter, usually rolled up. Most commonly, it refers to:Recording media* Magnetic tape * Digital Audio Tape (or DAT ) * Digital Compact Cassette (or DCC ) * Digital video tape * Cassette Tape, a magnetic… …   Wikipedia

  • Tape loop — Tape loops are loops of prerecorded magnetic tape used to create repetitive, rhythmic musical patterns or dense layers of sound. Contemporary composers such as Steve Reich and Karlheinz Stockhausen used tape loops to create phase patterns and… …   Wikipedia

  • tape line — tape line, = tape measure. (Cf. ↑tape measure) …   Useful english dictionary

  • tape measure — tape measures N COUNT A tape measure is a strip of metal, plastic, or cloth which has numbers marked on it and is used for measuring …   English dictionary

  • tape measure — ► NOUN ▪ a length of tape marked at graded intervals for measuring …   English terms dictionary

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