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taper

verb [I/T]  /ˈteɪ·pər/ us  
to become gradually narrower: [T] The drill bit is tapered on one end.
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Translations of “taper”
in Spanish cerilla…
in French cierge…
in German die Wachskerze…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)一端逐漸變窄…
in Russian сужаться…
in Turkish gittikçe incelmek, giderek sivrilmek, gittikçe daralmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)一端逐渐变窄…
in Polish zwężać się…
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